New Fire Safety Rules for Residential Care Premises

September 9, 2013 By In Fire Alarms, Fire Safety, News Comments Off on New Fire Safety Rules for Residential Care Premises

What are the new rules for Residential Care Premises? The British Standard for Fire Alarms, BS5839-1 has just been updated and re-issued. There are several changes of note, but two in particular relate to Residential ...

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Keep your Children Safe from Fire

September 9, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Keep your Children Safe from Fire

Did you know that fire is one of main causes of death and injury among children? From a very young age, children are fascinated by fire and drawn to its warmth and light. Obviously, this ...

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Assessing The Risks of Workplace Fires

August 26, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Assessing The Risks of Workplace Fires

Fires are just things that happen to other people, right? To other businesses. In somebody else’s workplace. Well, in a word, no. Fires are actually a very present hazard. Fires aren't picky about where they ...

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Keep It Clear: Simple Steps to Improve Fire Safety

August 19, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Keep It Clear: Simple Steps to Improve Fire Safety

Fire Safety doesn't have to be complicated or confusing. There is an incredible history of research and advancements in technology which provided modern fire safety, but here are some simple ways to improve the fire ...

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Why Cheap isn’t Cost Effective

August 12, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Why Cheap isn’t Cost Effective

There are some things that make sense to buy cheaply. Personally, I wouldn't fork out for deluxe disposable napkins, gold-plated paperclips, designer socks, or a lot of other necessary things that I could get cheaper. ...

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Sprinkler Systems: Debunking the Myths

August 5, 2013 By In News 1 Comment

Over 40 million sprinkler heads are installed each year, but many people in the UK still have reservations. In our time serving businesses around Devon in all areas of fire safety, we have come across ...

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BT Redcare: The Vital Link

July 29, 2013 By In News Comments Off on BT Redcare: The Vital Link

Have you ever considered what would happen if a fire broke out on your property? The fire alarms ring, but what happens next? Who is going to call the fire brigade? Response time Response time ...

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Fire Safety Training for Youth in Plymouth

July 22, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Fire Safety Training for Youth in Plymouth

The Argos Fire Protection team recently provided a group of unemployed youth with valuable fire safety training. We joined up with the University Partnerships Programme and The Prince’s Trust as part of an initiative to ...

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Test Before You Buy

July 15, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Test Before You Buy

Are you thinking of buying a property in Devon? No doubt you've already scheduled a building survey to make sure it is structurally sound. Perhaps you've had the electrics, gas, plumbing and drainage inspected. Certainly ...

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Protecting your Kitchen

July 8, 2013 By In News Comments Off on Protecting your Kitchen

Kitchens are exciting places to work. They are full of energy and creativity. But, as every chef knows, there are hazards. Between 2010 and 2011 there were 2,000 fires in professional kitchens in Great Britain. ...

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