Stoke On Trent Derelict Building Fire

Fire crews recently dealt with this derelict building fire in Stoke on Trent. This fire was located close to a supermarket and would have involved the evacuation of nearby premises to protect occupants from potential smoke inhalation. When carrying out a fire risk assessment, it...

Whale Fire Waking Watch Services

Whale Fire can now provide waking watch services across the UK. We work with you by initially carrying out a fire risk assessment to determine what works best for you and your building. We use the latest fire safety guidance but will also adopt a cost effective, pragmatic and ...

South East London Cladding Nightmare

The stress the residents of Thamesmead’s Royal Artillery Quays in South East London face is extreme. They are potentially facing huge bills to pay for the removal of the dangerous cladding having already spent a small fortune on a waking watch. This building has been issued...

Malicious false alarms

These university students in Edinburgh have been setting of fire alarms and fire extinguishers maliciously during the lockdown which could mean unnecessary disruption to the Fire Service and fire safety systems being tampered with that could be required in a real fire situation. ...

Emergency Lighting Guidance

This is a thorough and useful guide to Emergency lighting. This is an important aspect of fire safety and ensures that in a power failure, emergency exit routes are well illuminated and occupants can safely exit the building. Sometimes, there is enough borrowed lighting from o...

Reading restaurant fire safety prosecution

This restaurant owner in Reading was prosecuted under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 for a series of fire safety breaches. Had he carried out a suitable and sufficient fire risk assessment and completed the recommendations he would have paid a much lower price and...

Halloween and Bonfire night gone up in smoke

Covid 19 has led to Halloween and Bonfire night being cancelled in Plymouth. There are thousands and thousands of examples of these kinds of cancellations. Lets hope these all get back on track next year. From a fire safety perspective, I would urge people to stay safe and alw...

Fire door failures

This report suggests the vast majority of fire doors failed the safety tests last year. The testing and maintenance requirements are likely to change with the imminent Fire Safety Bill which will have major implications for building owners. I think the best approach to the suita...

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