Enhanced dispatcher training for first responders30 November, 2022 | Supplied by: Vertel
Firefighters work in hazardous conditions, and they are at a greater risk of injury and death than many other workers.
MineGlow em-Control interoperable emergency lighting system08 September, 2022 | Supplied by: Mineglow
The MineGlow em-Control emergency lighting system warns and directs an underground workforce to safety with multi-directional light pulses and colours.
Honeywell Fire-Lite fire protection systems31 August, 2022 | Supplied by: Honeywell Safety Productivity Solutions
The Fire-Lite fire protection systems offer fire detection and protection in new and existing buildings and are suitable for small to medium-sized buildings in Australia.
Alert issued for Vic construction sector ahead of fire safety changes12 May, 2022
The Victorian construction sector has been reminded to review its passive fire protection measures, ahead of legislative changes coming into effect in September 2022.
FyreCHOKE mixed service fire collars20 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Trafalgar Group
FyreCHOKE mixed service fire collars are lined with an intumescent material that expands with the heat of a fire to seal the gaps around services inside a fire collar.
FyreSHIELD PLUS for ceilings14 January, 2022 | Supplied by: Trafalgar Group
FyreSHIELD PLUS is an access panel system that is designed to be built into plasterboard ceilings.
Fire protection systems: transforming ancient principles27 October, 2021 by Peter Geale*, Marketing Manager, FireMate | Supplied by: FireMate
The fire protection industry is frequently traced back to the Ancient Romans. Through technological innovation, these ancient principles have been transformed.
ACT to introduce plug-in hybrid fire truck in 202226 October, 2021
The ACT Emergency Services Agency has signed an agreement with Rosenbauer for an electric fire truck, featuring a range of safety benefits for Fire & Rescue firefighters.
AFAC22 to run in Adelaide, after success of AFAC21 Virtual18 October, 2021
Following the success of AFAC21 Virtual Conference and Exhibition, plans are underway to host AFAC22 in a face-to-face environment in Adelaide.
Granville factory raises fire safety with ISO 9001:2015 certification13 September, 2021 | Supplied by: Trafalgar Group
Trafalgar Group's Granville facility has earned ISO 9001:2015 for its quality management system, and the design, production and supply of passive fire protection products.
Fire and emergency management sector to convene virtually at AFAC2130 August, 2021
At AFAC21 (5–8 October), more than 100 conference presenters across seven immersive streams will take a holistic approach to emergency prevention, management and recovery.
Software upgrades fire protection with standards integration25 August, 2021 | Supplied by: FireMate
Brisbane-based fire protection maintenance software provider FireMate has partnered with Standards Australia to deliver an integrated fire safety solution.
NSW appoints company to oversee flammable cladding blitz20 August, 2021
A major commercial building company has been chosen to lead Project Remediate, NSW's cladding remediation program.
Trafalgar COREX fire-rated board16 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Trafalgar Group
COREX is a lightweight fire-rated board designed for steel protection in the event of a fire.
Effective evacuation planning: tips for construction27 May, 2021 by Leigh Harris, Director, Safety Graphics | Supplied by: Safety Graphics
Here are some tips for effective evacuation planning in construction, covering topics such as compliance, training, evaluation and the importance of up-to-date signage.