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  • Month of September confirmed for Kingdom’s premier security, safety and fire protection trade fair Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Intersec Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, has been rescheduled to take place in September 2022, the show’s organiser announced. The......

  • A fire caused by an explosion within a container on board a ship at Jebel Ali Port has been brought under control by Dubai Civil Defence. In a statement carried by Dubai Media Office, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police Lieutenant Gen. Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri said:......

  • Adlington, United Kingdom: Carrington Textiles, a global leader in workwear fabric manufacturing, has survived the ups and downs of the textile industry in the UK in the last 130 years by constantly adapting to market changes and responding to the needs of customers, wherever they......

  • On 26th June, the collapse of a residential building in the northern Egyptian city of Alexandria caused four fatalities and a single injury, a security official said. The run-down building collapsed on Friday 26th June, and civil protection workers were able to extracted four survivors,......

  • On June 6th the Dubai Civil Defence reported a fire in a warehouse that stores flammable chemicals in Dubai’s Al Quoz industrial area. Photos and videos showed thick black smoke rising over Al Quoz. The fire was reported at 11.09am on June 6th but firefighters......

  • The Tyco® Corridor Sprinkler family has grown to include both a recessed and concealed model. These special application sprinklers are UL Listed and specifically designed for use in long, narrow spaces such as corridors and hallways. Both sprinklers have a maximum coverage area of 28......

  • The content programme for FIREX Connect 2021, taking place online between 1-30 June, has been revealed! Sessions will cover key topics such as the the evacuation of tall buildings and how we improve building safety, as well as demonstrations of the latest product innovations to......

  • FIREX International Connect 2021 will take place online throughout June 1:1 video meeting with leading suppliers and webinar content scheduled across June Online Workplace Wellbeing Conference runs 1-3 June featuring Major Tim Peake CMG, Alastair Campbell, Olympian Amy Williams and Mind CEO Paul Farmer Visitor......

  • The latest news in photoluminescent safety signs are going to be on display, from 24th of May, in an Everlux event that, for certain, will be one of the most memorable of the year. During the past year, companies had to reinvent themselves to remain......

  • Firefighters are dying of cancer. Exposure to carcinogens is the main culprit behind the high rates of cancer among firefighters. Doff ‘n DECON™, a new turnout gear cleaner and decontaminate from the family of Intelagard decontamination products, may provide additional exposure protection. The formula neutralizes......

  • Unity Fire and Safety wish all our colleagues, suppliers and supporters “Eid Mubarak” (The Blessed Feast) Eid al Fitr is the breaking of the fast following the Holy Month of Ramadan. It is a time when families and friends come together to celebrate with each......

  • Firefighters belonging to Umm Al Quwain civil defence were praised for the speed in which they responded to an alarm call to attend a fire that broke out in a paint and chemical factory in the Umm Athuobb Industrial Area. They were able to oversee......

  • Ali Mahmoudi, the director general of Forests in Algeria, said he believed that many of the country’s 37 wildfires in February were caused by “arson and criminal acts of vandalism”. On the state’s radio he stated: “The high temperature during 5, 6 and 11 February......

  • A resolution containing tougher safety regulations has been passed to ensure that the properties of every home owner in the United Arab Emirates are installed with fire detection devices linked to the Civil Defence computer system. The safety regulations were drawn up under the chairmanship......

  • A new aluminium composite building cladding panel (ACP) has been launched in the United Arab Emirates and is the region’s first to receive the government-approved non-combustible grade A1 fire protection ACP. The Alucopanel is now to be officially recommended for building projects where very high......