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Questions Asked, Reputations Damaged.

Questions Asked About Warehouse Fire Safety The Telegraph has reported that a group of hundreds of people are gearing up to collectively sue a self-storage company.  The claimants say that warehouse fire safety measures were not stringent enough. Thousands of people lost their possessions in a blaze at a storage…

Explaining the Responsible Person

Many business owners have a vague idea they might be responsible if there is a fire at their business. They know they might get in trouble with the law if they haven’t got the right things in place. But most don’t really know what a responsible person means and the…

Wirral Fire Protection Reaches New Heights

Wirral Fire Protection has just completed a major project with The Knowsley Large Business of the Year. Conventional Smoke Detection Ruled Out Our client Colloids scooped the award at The Knowsley Business Awards in November.  The firm is a manufacturer of master batch - batches of coloured pellets used to…

Emergency Food Appeal For Wirral

Until the 30th of November the local business community and commuters are invited to donate to Wirral Food Bank via our office on Corporation Road. This year, Wirral Food Bank has seen demand rise by 39%. They are desperately in need of instant mash, coffee, sugar, rice pudding, custard, fruit…

Incorrect Fire Alarm Leads to £55,000 Fine

A North West landlord has been hit with a £55,000 fine following an inspection of his HMO properties. Council inspectors suspected the properties were overcrowded and used the powers of a warrant to inspect the houses in Eccles, Manchester.  They discovered that the home did not have the correct fire…

Fire Industry Association Has “Defining Year”

The Fire Industry Association has just published its Annual Report for 2018.  The document contains useful information about the organisation ranging from training to its marketing initiatives. As a Wirral Fire Industry company we had a look through and have summarised some of the main points below. Ian More, Chief…

Firms Urged to Review Fire Safety

In our latest blog, Mike Pearson is urging wirral firms to review fire safety arrangements.  A fire safety firm on the Wirral is urging North West employers to understand their legal duties in relation to fire safety. The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 is the existing legislation that covers…

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