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  • Fire sprinkler systems get safety torque

    Replacing a torque meter with a torque sensor has revolutionised the validating process for bespoke Fireset sprinkler systems built by Grundfos Pumps Ltd. in Leighton Buzzard. Grundfos designs and builds a vast range of electric and diesel driven Firesets that form the heart of any sprinkler system. These Firesets have sophisticated control systems that activate automatically when the presence of ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • ReportsnReports - North American Fire and Life Safety Market

    North American Fire and Life Safety Market  ReportsnReports.com adds Frost & Sullivan Market Research Report “North American Fire and Life Safety Market’’ to its store. In North America, the major driver for the  ...


  • Accelerating fire safety procedures to tackle future calamities

    BBC Brasil recently featured an article which mentioned a new bill that will be passed soon; it will cover licensing and fire safety measures for public events and night clubs. The bill will gain importance over existing laws, establishing new rules and parameters for exit and emergency signs. Congressman Paulo Pimenta stated that the bill will soon take effect taking into account the 2014 ...


    By Fleming Gulf FZE

  • Fire safety: prevention is better than cure

    Peter Streinik, UNTHA’s head of business unit waste, recently authored an article for Recycling Today. He was asked to look at the combustible nature of materials present within typical Energy from Waste (EfW) streams, and the extent to which this makes alternative fuel production plants vulnerable to ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Florida manufacturer fined for alleged fire safety violations

    The US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is proposing US$64,250 in penalties following an inspection of Konie Cups International's Medley, Fla., manufacturing plant, which revealed 12 alleged safety violations. OSHA is proposing one willful violation with a $49,000 penalty. Despite an earlier warning given to the company by local fire officials, OSHA ...

  • Enviro-Log Urges Campers to Practice Fire Safety

    Enviro-Log®, Inc., an eco-friendly, consumer products and recycling company, offers some valuable campfire safety tips to reduce the risk of injury and environmental and property damage while camping. According to a report by the Outdoor Foundation™, camping was the third most popular outdoor activity among American adults (age 25+) in 2010 with approximately 25 million participants. As ...


    By Marketwire

  • Fire Sprinkler Systems get Safety Torque

    Replacing a torque meter with a torque sensor has revolutionised the validating process for bespoke Fireset sprinkler systems built by Grundfos Pumps Ltd. in Leighton Buzzard. Grundfos designs and builds a vast range of electric and diesel driven Firesets that form the heart of any sprinkler system. These Firesets have sophisticated control systems that activate automatically when the presence ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • PhoCheck+ Provides Optimal Breathing Safety For Fire Fighters

    Used widely within the Fire Service Industry, the PhoCheck+ 1000 from Ion Science provides crucial testing of air compressors for safe, uncontaminated use of breathing apparatus. Evidence shows that oils and greases used to lubricate air compressors cause contamination of air that has been compressed into the tank, resulting in fire fighters experiencing an unpleasant ‘chemical taste’ ...


    By Ion Science

  • Stopping fire risks in their tracks with Conveyor Fire Detector

    Land Instruments have developed a Conveyor Fire Detector for reducing the costs of damage due to coal fire or explosions as coal is transported throughout the plant, a dangerous point of the process particularly when highly volatile Powder River Basin coal is used. Other ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • ASTM F2417 - 11 standard specification for fire safety for candles

    1. Scope 1.1 This specification is intended to prescribe minimum safety requirements for candles to provide a reasonable degree of safety for normal use with candles, thereby improving personal safety and reducing fires, deaths, and injuries. ...


    By ASTM International

  • SDI Wins City of Philadelphia Safety & Fire Supplies Contract

    The SpillSorber.Com division of Sensor & Decontamination, Inc. has been offered a contract to supply Safety & Fire Supplies to the City of Philadelphia, PA, USA.  Categories of supplies include Foot & Leg Personal Protective Equipment, Fire ...


    By Safety DImensions (SDI)

  • Stay Safe This Semester With Campus Fire Safety Tips From McDaniel

    Along with the return of the school season, the month of September also marks campus fire safety month. McDaniel, a leader in full-service fire suppression, fire alarm and security systems for over 75 years, is offering some helpful tips to keep college students informed and safe this school year. According to FireSafety.gov, a Web site supported by the Centers for Disease Control and ...


    By Marketwire

  • Ethernet Connectivity Added to Industry-Leading Fire- and Gas-Safety System Controller

    For Immediate Release           Contact:  Katherine Boosalis                                                                +1 ...

  • Increasing Awareness and Stricter Law Enforcement Stimulates Fire and Safety Market in India

    The growing economy as well as an expanding construction sector provides a strong platform for investments in the Indian fire and safety market. The increasing number of fire accidents across the country is also highlighting the need for better safety standards and equipments across end-user sectors, especially in government offices, schools, colleges, and public places such as railway stations ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Fire leaders back plan to strike the right balance on health and safety

    Leading fire and rescue figures are backing efforts to strike the right balance between protecting fire-fighters and ensuring they can properly respond to emergencies. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has agreed a new policy statement with the Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA), the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) and the government's Office of the Chief Fire and Rescue Adviser (OCFRA). It ...

  • Massive Chemical Fire South of Dallas Causes Safety Concerns

    A massive fire was reported on Monday in Waxahachie, Texas.  Thick black smoke that was visible for miles was of particular concern because it was burning at an industrial site that housed multiple types of chemicals. According to CNN, officials ordered the evacuation of a school, apartment building and other industrial sites in the area.  In all, close to 1,000 people were ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Water Tank liners – the most important fire safety element

    When people think of ways to fight fire, the words “tank liners” rarely cross their lips. However, those who are serious about the hazards fire presents know that a high-quality tank liner can mean the difference between success and failure when it comes to coping with runaway fires. As the trend towards self-sufficient industries increases, more and more businesses are investing in ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • Rotork actuators perform vital fire safety duty on the Istanbul Metro

    High temperature specification Rotork RC200 scotch-yoke pneumatic actuators have been ordered for a vital fire safety duty in new subway tunnels under construction for the Istanbul Metro. The Istanbul subway system in Turkey is undergoing a significant expansion programme involving 900 kilometres of new routes that are due for completion by 2023. Tunnels on the new routes are fitted with ...


    By Rotork

  • Domino`s partners with the national fire protection association to deliver fire safety message

    Nearly two-thirds of home fire deaths occur in homes without smoke alarms or with smoke alarms that do not function properly. With that in mind, Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, today announced its fall fire safety campaign to encourage customers to focus on home smoke alarms for safety. Fire Prevention Week is October 3 through October 9, and ...

  • Striving for zero fire accidents

    The UAE Civil Defense, in a joint effort with Gulf co-operation, is analyzing possible fire hazards and through commercial & residential national level campaigns are training people and monitoring them with great success to achieve the goals of a fire safe environment. Barely entering the second quarter of 2013, several unfortunate fire accidents have already made the news. Fire continues to ...


    By Fleming Gulf FZE

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