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Perimeter Solutions Establishes Sales Presence in Middle East & India

Perimeter Solutions, one of the world’s leading producers of fire retardants, foams, and water enhancing gels for managing wildland, industrial, and municipal fires, today announced…

United Nations network expects over 500 attendees for international Disaster Management conference

The international disaster management community is preparing for another successful Global Inclusive Disaster Management Conference (GiDMC) on 1-2 July 2019 at Le Méridien, Hotel, New…

3rd Future Cities Show to facilitate global investments in smart city solutions

The race to become the world’s first smart city has become more exciting with recent and wider applications of disruptive technologies. The building blocks for…

Apollo to showcase test set and latest products at Intersec Dubai 2019

Apollo Fire Detectors, specialists in the design and manufacture of high-quality fire detection equipment, will be showcasing its latest Test Set and SOTERIA® Dimension, the…

Research project on vehicle fire risks

A growing number of electric and hybrid vehicles are driving on roads and a new research project funded by Sweden’s innovation agency Vinnova – Strategic…

Fire risk on faulty belt

The Ford motor company in the US has started a recall involving the recall of nearly 2 million pick-up trucks after identifying a seat belt…

Firefighter fatality

A firefighter fell to his death while battling a blaze on the upper floors of a government building in Johannesburg. The fire broke out on…

4 Reasons Why The One-Fit Surgical N95 Respirator Should Be Your First Choice For Disposable Respiratory Protection

Here’s why the N95 Surgical Respirator should be your first choice for disposable protection. Wearing respiratory protection might seem inconvenient, but without it exposure to…

UAE’s Ducab unveils state-of-the-art fire performance cable testing lab

Ducab, the UAE-based leading manufacturer of high-quality cables and cabling products, owned equally by Investment Corporation Dubai (ICD) and Abu Dhabi’s Senaat, announced the opening…

Plane carrying Manchester City staff and media to Champions League match evacuated after ‘smoke in cabin’

The chartered flight was preparing for takeoff at Manchester Airport when smoke started appearing in the cabin – passengers were told to “leave your stuff…

Ingram Micro – Case Study

Specs Sheet: Title: Paxton’s Net2 System Secures New Office of Global Technology Distributor   Type of site: Commercial/Technology Centre   Location: Johannesburg, South Africa  …

London Chinatown fire tackled by firefighters

Firefighters have tackled a blaze at a four-storey building in central London’s Chinatown area. The fire damaged the Wan Chai Corner’s basement kitchen, and the…

Out of the Frying Pan… The Fire Safety Order Act 10 years on

Ten years ago, far-reaching new legislation was introduced to improve fire safety in buildings. But did it work? A panel of experts at FIREX 2016…

Firefighters tackle Norwich airport hangar blaze

More than 70 firefighters are tackling a blaze at a hangar at Norwich International airport that contains two aircraft filled with more than 5,000 litres of…

Gatwick Airport Runway Closed Due To Spillage

The runway at London’s Gatwick Airport has been closed to all flights because of a spillage. Six incoming flights have been diverted and others forced…

British man arrested at Amsterdam airport for false bomb threat

Dutch police said they arrested a 29-year-old British man at gunpoint at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport on Friday after he shouted several times that he had…

Britain needs ‘rethink’ on flood defense after swathes of England hit

Britain needs a ‘complete rethink’ of its flood defenses after towns, cities and countryside across northern England were inundated when rivers broke their banks in…

UK stores testing biometrics based ‘thief recognition’ solution

Facewatch, a system that helps UK stores identify criminals by locally creating and sharing watch lists of pictures of shoplifters or known thieves, is now…

London Midland train fire: 200 passengers evacuated

Up to 200 rail passengers were evacuated and thousands faced continued delays after a fire on a commuter train. Smoke was reported to be coming…

Romford fire: Huge blaze rips through warehouse and flats in east London

A huge fire engulfed a warehouse and spread to a block of flats in east London this morning. Eight fire engines and 58 firefighters and officers…

GJD’s Mini Opal external PIR detector now available in white

GJD, an award winning British manufacturer of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators, today announced the debut of its white coloured Mini Opal external…

Exclusive – Investigators ’90 percent sure’ bomb downed Russian plane

Investigators of the Russian plane crash in Egypt are “90 percent sure” the noise heard in the final second of a cockpit recording was an…

Mystery developer buys the ground beneath London apartment block for £150,000

Could the ground beneath our feet be a goldmine – or is it just property market madness that led a woman to spend £150,000 on…

Paxton Marks a Year of Making a Difference with Computers 4 Africa

Paxton Access Ltd, the UK market leader of electronic IP access control and door entry solutions is marking the first anniversary of a charitable partnership…

AirLive Networks completed Surveillance Solutions

AirLive networks solutions provide both wired and wireless solutions for network infrastructure and remote video transmission at long distance. With AirLive technology development and the…

Paxton Launch New net10 Sales Training Seminar

Following the preview of Paxton’s building intelligence system, net10 earlier this year the company has introduced a brand new series of free interactive sales seminars…

China to issue short-term debt in London

  The announcement by Ma Kai, Chinese vice-premier, came after a morning of talks on UK-China economic co-operation. While the People’s Bank of China will…

Private sector moves into UK’s fight against terrorism

The private sector is moving into the fight against terrorism as British police and the military are to be offered the chance to hone their…

Paxton Flyers take on the Chestnut Sussex 100 Cycle Ride

The Paxton Flyers are a team of cyclists of all abilities representing Paxton, the UK market leader of electronic IP access control and door entry…

AirLive New Smart Focus and Zoom Bullet IP camera.

How many timed did we hear in news about some hooligan attack on innocent citizens or on their property, that has been captured on cameras?…

Paxton Introduce Next Generation of Net2 Entry with Improved Functionality, for Installers and Integrators

Paxton, the UK market leader of electronic IP access control and door entry equipment, have introduced the next generation of Net2 Entry their leading door…

DICENTIS Wireless Conference System

Munich – Wireless, reliable, flexible, and suitable for up to 120 participants: the DICENTIS Wireless Conference System from Bosch defines a whole new standard in…

Calais goes UP IN FLAMES

FLAMES filled the air in Calais after striking French ferry workers blocked roads with burning tyres leaving the port now resembling a WARZONE. The protest…

Viridor starts construction of £177m waste-burning power plant

Construction work has started on a £177m plant in East Lothian which will burn rubbish to create energy. Recycling firm Viridor said its energy recovery…

Shoreditch fire: Major blaze breaks out at pop-up restaurant in east London

A major fire broke out at a pop-up restaurant in a busy area of east London in the early hours of this morning. Fire crews…

Rainham fire

Firefighters in east London were last night tackling a fire so large it produced smoke visible for miles around.More than 80 firefighters were sent to…

GBE to use Baldwin Boxall at Cheltenham Racecourse

The Jockey Club’s £45m redevelopment of its flagship Racecourse at Cheltenham is fully underway with many of the areas complete outside of the main grandstand. The…

VIGIL2 Voice Alarm for Odeon Birmingham Plaza

PFS Group Ltd (PFS), a Baldwin Boxall Gold Status customer, was chosen to replace the voice alarm system in the Odeon Birmingham Plaza. Located in…

The Power of Three

Following the success of its flagship zoning solution, Honeywell has unveiled the latest iteration of its evohome system featuring built in WiFi. First launched in…

GJD to exhibit exciting new product ranges at ADI Netherlands expo

GJD, one of the world’s most innovative leaders in British manufacturing and design of professional external detector equipment, as well as Infra-Red and White-Light LED…

Wardour Street fire: 35 firefighters tackle blaze at Soho restaurant

Firefighters were battling a fire at a restaurant in the heart of the West End. The London Fire Brigade was called to Wardour Street, Soho,…

Nepal earthquake: London Fire Brigade firefighters fly to Kathmandu to aid rescue effort

Five London firefighters have flown to Nepal to help the rescue effort in the quake-hit country. London Fire Brigade officers who are specially trained for…

Great Portland Street fire: huge plumes of smoke seen over central London near BBC

Huge plumes of smoke were seen rising over central London this afternoon after a fire broke out near the BBC’s headquarters. Dozens of people posted…

Large fire breaks out at travellers’ site in south east London

Six fire engines and 30 fire fighters are dealing with a large fire on a travellers’ site in south east London. Firefighters were called at…

AirMax5X benefits the Wireless IP Surveillance Network

Video Surveillance has grown increasingly popular around the word. Video surveillance has extended from office environments to production environments, from indoor to outdoor, and from…

Baldwin Boxall is delighted to announce that Professional Sound Consultancy Ltd has reached Customer Gold Status

Baldwin Boxall is delighted to announce that Professional Sound Consultancy Ltd has reached Customer Gold Status level.  Working closely with Baldwin Boxall for over a…

Battersea Arts Centre hit by major blaze

A major blaze at Battersea Arts Centre in south London has been brought under control, London Fire Brigade said. A large cloud of black smoke…

Boat alight in St Katharine Docks

Fire crews have been called to a yacht on fire in St Katherine Docks on St Katharine’s Way, Wapping E1. Crews fought the fire from…

100 people evacuated from Bethnal Green hotel fire

A hotel on Cambridge Heath Road in Bethnal Green was damaged by a fire on Sunday morning. Around 100 people left the building before the…

Security Africa Launch Latest Magazine Feb 15

In this, our first edition of 2015, we are pleased to bring our readers updates on security developments in the African continent, along with a…

‘Nutella jar house blaze’ kills Twickenham family’s dog

Sunrays shining through a glass jar of Nutella chocolate spread sparked a huge house fire that killed a family’s dog, London Fire Brigade (LFB) has…

Huge fire destroys warehouse in London in blaze seen for miles around London

Almost 100 firefighters took more than three hours to tackle a huge fire that completely destroyed a warehouse in south-east London overnight. Witnesses reported hearing explosions…

London hospitals pay out hundreds of thousands of pounds for false fire alarms

London’s cash-strapped hospitals have been hit with fines totalling hundreds of thousands of pounds for false fire alarm call-outs, new figures reveal. The worst offender,…

Fire Safety

If you are an employer, you should make sure you and your staff know what to do to prevent a fire in the workplace and…