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BS7273 Part 4 Door Mechanism Release
Recommendations for monitoring and actuation of door release mechanisms controlled by a fire alarm system. For designers, installers, etc.
Understanding the Cost of Fire
A review of findings in the fatal Rosepark care home fire in Lanarkshire, 2004, highlighting care building risks and how to mitigate them.
Understanding Fire Legislation
A review of current legislation and risk assessment, including the 2004 Fire & Rescue Services Act and 2006 Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order.
Overview of British Standard 5839 Part 1
How to follow this 2017 Code of Practice for system design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and alarm systems.
Detector Selection and False Alarm Prevention
Guidelines for improving alarm system design, including how to strike a balance between detecting fires quickly and minimizing false alarms.
A Guide to Service and Maintenance
The importance of properly maintaining your fire detection system under current legislation. Includes owner and service provider responsibilities.
Guide to HTM 05-03
Learn how the British Standards and the NHS Fire Code HTM 05-03 affect fire detection system requirements within NHS healthcare premises.
What does Fire System Protocol really mean?
A clarification of the true meaning of open and closed protocol fire systems and what’s most important when investing in one.
Optimizing Early-Stage Smoke Detection
How to use advanced aspiration technology, 3D-design tools and aerospace-inspired technologies to optimize early-stage detection and compliance.
An Alternative to Aspiration
Solutions to issues involving high-sensitivity smoke detectors for critical applications – EDP areas, data centers, high-power-use areas, etc.
Emergency Voice Communication Systems
An overview of the requirements governing when and how to provide an EVCS, including each step and British standard BS 5839-9:2011 guidance.
Demystifying VA/PA System Design and Use
An introduction to British Standard BS 5839 Part 8: 2017 voice alarm system requirements. Includes research, benefits, sound and design advice.
Central Battery System Application and Design
A guide to designing emergency lighting central power supply systems, BSEN50171:2001 compliance and the pros and cons of various battery types.
Designer’s Guide to Fire Alarm Systems
Covers British Standard BS5839-1: 2017: Section 2 Code, and guidance on the choice and positioning of alarm equipment within a building.
A Guide to Wireless Fire Alarm Systems
The fundamentals of wireless fire alarm equipment; radio, key technologies, planning, surveying, commissioning, maintenance and reporting.
BS8629:2019 Evacuation Alert Systems
Guidance for designers, installers, service providers and manufacturers to ensure their alert systems and services offer full functionality.