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  • Firefighting training has been given to over 618,000 workers at various facilities in the UAE to provide firefighting skills. Civil authorities provided the training in a bid to safeguard people’s lives if a fire breaks out. A policy on civil defence workers at various establishments......

  • OLYMPIA ELECTRONICS S.A. has brought out two new smoke detectors, the BS-506/LITHIUM & the BS-506/ALKALINE. The smoke detectors, after successful inspection of the production and the quality assurance system that carried out in the company’s facilities and as well as after successful laboratory inspection, the......

  • The challenging year of 2020 has identified that international cross border cooperation related to the prevention of and the response to wildfires is more important than ever. With landscape firefighting missions moving through Europe, there’s no surprise that the pan-European rescEU Commission has recently received......

  • The region’s premier meeting point for HSE professionals, the HSE UAE Forum 2021 is all set to host its 6th edition on 6-7 April 2021 at Habtoor Grand Hotel, Dubai.  The forum will feature industry experts including health and safety professionals, government regulators, policy makers......

  • The DigiHUB allows you to safely explore, learn and share the core range of JSP products with your customers and supply them with all the technical information they need to select JSP with confidence as their trusted PPE provider. Products can be selected by name,......

  • Bosch have appointed Michael Hirsch as Vice President of the Fire business unit in the division. Whilst working in the Fire Business unit Mr Hirsch will be responsible for strategy, research & development, product management, marketing and sales for Bosch’s comprehensive portfolio of fire alarm......

  • While retaining all of the features of the 3000 Series, the new eco-fit range of fire alarms is available as head unit only, which means there is no easi-fit bases, screw packs or dust covers included. This is due to the easi-fit base being universal......

  • NEBOSH, one of the world’s leading health and safety awarding bodies, has launched a new globally relevant fire safety qualification which can be completed in just one week! The NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety helps learners develop practical fire safety skills that can be used......

  • FIREX International, Europe’s largest gathering of fire safety professionals is launching an online event FIREX International Connect 2021, which will take place online throughout June. The virtual fire safety event is a unique opportunity for buyers to browse solution providers and products on the innovative......

  • Fireco has released its newest innovation, Germgard, a smart sanitiser combined with digital signage. Germgard has been designed to promote awareness of the importance of hand sanitisation to all building users. With the outbreak of COVID-19, good hygiene practice has become more important than ever before. We have......

  • Intertek has announced the launch of a new in-country service for fire testing and certification of building products in Saudi Arabia, to support the increasing demand for fire resistance testing from customers in the region. Intertek is the first certification body to offer end-to-end fire......

  • Apollo Fire Detectors, the UK’s leading manufacturer of fire detectors and alarm devices, have launched their range of flush mounted, EN54-7 approved fire detectors to the international market. With a global reputation for innovation, quality and reliability, Apollo products keep people safe from fire in......

  • G4S has been recognised for its outstanding commitment to safe driving practices in Iraq by Basrah Gas Company (BGC), after reaching a key milestone of 20 million kilometres driven with no major incidents. Over the past five years, G4S has provided close protection and secure,......

  • Panasonic Life Solutions Middle East & Africa (PLSMEA), a subsidiary of Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa FZE (PMMAF) is pleased to announce the launch of its user-oriented fire alarm system (FAS), in the UAE.  With facilities increasingly focused on improving safety standards, the fire......

  • Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated has announced it has acquired U.K.-based Bristol Uniforms (“Bristol“) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $60 million.  The acquisition strengthens MSA’s position as a global leader in fire service PPE products while providing an avenue to expand its business......