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WHITEPAPER |  Why are UKAS approved third-party certification schemes important?

WHITEPAPER | Why are UKAS approved third-party certification schemes important?

April 13 2022

Why are UKAS approved third-party certification schemes important? Throughout the course of our work with door manufacturers, we often provide help and support with fire...
WHITEPAPER |  Fire Door Hardware

WHITEPAPER | Fire Door Hardware

November 18 2021

Fire doors are only effective  when they are closed. Roughly 3 million new fire doors are installed per year. They are a fundamental part of a building’s safety...
WHITEPAPER | Threshold sealing against smoke

WHITEPAPER | Threshold sealing against smoke

November 2 2021

Where are threshold seals required? We all know that threshold seals are used to seal the gap between the bottom of the door and the floor. They are commonly used as protection...
WHITEPAPER | Does legislation focus on the deadliest killer?

WHITEPAPER | Does legislation focus on the deadliest killer?

September 22 2021

In our recent blog post, ‘What is more deadly than fire? Smoke’, we looked at smoke and the fact that 50-80% of fire-related deaths are caused by smoke. Smoke can be a...
WHITEPAPER | Fire testing doorsets: BS476 versus EN1634

WHITEPAPER | Fire testing doorsets: BS476 versus EN1634

June 16 2021

When it comes to fire testing doorsets in the UK, there are two different standards that can be tested to. As is so often the case, one is a British Standard and the other is a...
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