Fire Detection Saves Lives

Smoke alarm saves lives after alerting residents to corridor fire at Sutton block of flats 24 September 2017 Smoke alarms saved the lives of at least eighteen people after a …

False Alarm Management Solution

AlarmCalm is a powerful and flexible way to manage false alarms that is simple to set up and configure. A best-in-class solution made up of three high performance components that …

Baldwin Boxall at Firex 2017

At this year’s Firex exhibition, Baldwin Boxall is looking forward to showing the new VIGIL3 voice alarm products, touchscreen microphone, VIGIL Eclipse4 and the moisture proof disabled toilet alarm kit …

FDIA Updates

FDIA had their AGM last week at Birchwood Conference Centre. Nichola Allan from G2 was a guest presenter, providing updates on Fire Detection training on behalf of the SAQCC Fire …

G2 – Intersec Dubai

We have recently attended the Intersec show held in Dubai (22nd to 24th Jan 2017). This show is becoming the main focus for Fire Detection suppliers with a much larger …

Why wireless, why hybrid?

  With more and more dependence on wireless products in our everyday lives it was inevitable that things would change in the security and fire marketplace. The use of Bluetooth, …

Heat Detector Classifications

New EN54-5 classifications for heat detectors have introduced a new code for working out what Class of heat detector you are using. They now come with suffixes such as A1R …

A degree of misunderstanding

There is still a large misconception that the only way to be successful is to first get a university degree, yet how many Bill Gates and Richard Bransons does the …

FDIA Tested Cable

The FDIA has had growing concerns of the different types of cables, at great variances in price, being sold into the industry. Based on this concern, the FDIA made arrangements …