How to avoid electrical fires in the home

How to avoid electrical fires in the home

Every year, over half of accidental domestic fires in the UK are caused by electricity. The majority of these are caused by electrical products being either misused or faulty and over half of these type of electrical fires start in the kitchen, with cooking appliances...
Office Fire Safety

Office Fire Safety

Office fire safety is always important – whether you are working in the office at the moment or not. There are many different aspects of fire safety that play their part in protecting those in the building from danger. According to the independent fire...
Firechief team are Air Ambulance Superheroes!

Firechief team are Air Ambulance Superheroes!

The Firechief team has raised £2,115 for the local Air Ambulance Service. The team took on the Air Ambulance Superhero challenge and committed to walk, run, cycle or swim 214 miles, which is the distance of the perimeter of the 5 counties covered by the Air Ambulance...
Fire Safety Tips for this Boating Season

Fire Safety Tips for this Boating Season

Summer is almost here, which means it is boating season! Fire safety on the water should always be a priority whether you are heading out for a bit of fishing or just time on the lake or sea. Boat fires are more common than you might think with common causes including...
NFCC Home Safety Week 2021!

NFCC Home Safety Week 2021!

It’s a fact that alarms save lives.   They provide precious time to escape in the event of a fire or carbon monoxide (CO) incident. The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) are highlighting the importance of installing alarms as part of Home Safety Week which runs from...
It’s Child Safety Week 2021!

It’s Child Safety Week 2021!

Child Safety Week 2021 takes place between 7th – 13th June 2021. This year the Children’s Burns Trust are working alongside the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) to raise awareness of the number of children that are seriously burned and scaled each year, many of...
The Fire Safety Act – what does it contain?

The Fire Safety Act – what does it contain?

After much well publicised debate and controversy the Fire Safety Act is now law – but what remains from the long list of proposed contents? Section 1 – Premises to which the Fire Safety Order (FSO) applies The domestic premises exemption from the FSO has been...
Stay safe this Bank Holiday!

Stay safe this Bank Holiday!

With the weather looking up for this bank holiday weekend it is likely that many of us will be getting out the barbecue or going away in the caravan or staying in a tent. As exciting as this is now we are allowed to meet up with friends and family, it is as crucial as...