Top fire safety resources for building managers

By |2019-07-30T05:56:29+10:00July 30th, 2019|Fire prevention, Fire safety, Useful tips|

As fire safety regulations continue to change, compliance-conscious building managers or owners, like you, are always looking for ways to improve the fire protection of your property. While it’s crucial to arm yourself with a professional fire safety provider, it’s just as vital that you understand the ins and outs of your systems. That’s

What building managers need to know about fire pumps

By |2019-06-25T19:32:49+10:00June 25th, 2019|Equipment, Fire safety, Fire system, Useful tips|

Water remains one of the most effective fire fighting agent. However, without the correct pressure, it will be ineffective at putting out any fire. It’s vital that the flow of water gets a much-needed boost so that it can reach areas affected by fire. That’s why fire pumps are an essential component of any

Smart and safe ways to save on fire protection costs

By |2019-02-25T17:05:02+10:00February 25th, 2019|Fire prevention, Fire safety, Useful tips|

The amount of money spent doesn’t always equate to value gained. It’s true for consumer goods, but also for services. Plus, making smart decisions about how to use funds means investing more resources into growing your business. But should you try to save costs on something as vital as fire protection? After all, lives

Keep buildings fire-safe during holiday closures

By |2018-12-13T22:14:18+10:00December 13th, 2018|Fire prevention, Fire safety, Useful tips|

The summer break is time for relaxing. But did you know, many serious incidents occur during the extended public holiday stretch? In 2015, injuries during the holidays included fairy light-related accidents and burns. Now, those were situations where people were actively involved. What about those that could happen passively? If your office building or

Busting myths about fire extinguishers

By |2018-09-18T10:35:31+10:00September 18th, 2018|Equipment, Fire safety, Useful tips|

Fire extinguishers can be effective ‘first aid’ tools in stopping a fire. But, incorrect handling can bring tragic results. That’s why it’s important to sort the facts from the myths when it comes to fire extinguishers. It could mean the difference between ‘disaster averted’ or ‘crisis worsened’! Myth 1: All fire extinguishers are

Tips to stay warm but safe in winter

By |2018-09-18T10:46:55+10:00May 14th, 2018|Buildings, Fire prevention, Fire safety, News, Useful tips|

While the threat of fire always exists, winter brings with it specific risks to fire safety. During the colder months, warmth and comfort come in the form of heaters and similar items. It’s no surprise then that in NSW, incidents of fires increase by 10% during winter. Since fires can cause irreparable damage to