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Insurers call for stricter fire sprinkler rules

Insurers call for stricter fire sprinkler rules

Posted by DML on Jul 27, 2016

Insurers call for stricter fire sprinkler rules after commercial claims spike – MICHAEL BOW BRITAIN’S top insurers are lobbying to make fire sprinklers compulsory in new warehouses after a surge in payouts linked to fire claims last year. The Association of...

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“Loss of Life Inevitable” Unless England Makes Sprinklers Mandatory

“Loss of Life Inevitable” Unless England Makes Sprinklers Mandatory

Posted by DML on Jul 14, 2016

  Call for Mandatory Sprinklers By the ABI’s James Dalton Underlined by Cafe Nero Warehouse Fire. The government has been urged to make sprinklers mandatory in care homes and schools by one of the insurance industry’s most senior figures.Speaking at the...

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Sprinklers ‘save lives’

Sprinklers ‘save lives’

Posted by DML on Jul 6, 2016

Sprinklers installed in homes ‘save lives’By Burton Mail Posted: July 05, 2016 By Andrew Musgrove There have been calls to install sprinklers into all newly built houses Comments a trial which has seen sprinkler systems installed in homes across Derbyshire...

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Epsom flat fire.

Epsom flat fire.

Posted by DML on Jun 30, 2016

Four engines rushed to the flat fire in Hollymoor Lane just before 2am this morning. (Pic: Google) 19 Apr 2016 / Rachael Burford, Firefighters were forced to break down a door last night after an Epsom man left his cooking on the stove. Four engines rushed to the flat...

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London Fire Brigade figures.

London Fire Brigade figures.

Posted by DML on Jun 30, 2016

London Fire Brigade figures show fires and fire deaths across the capital slightly up from last year (From Surrey Comet) London Fire Brigade figures show fires and fire deaths across the capital slightly up from last year Pic credit: London Fire Brigade 27 May 2016...

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Sprinkler system installed at Basildon tower block

Sprinkler system installed at Basildon tower block

Posted by DML on Jun 16, 2016

A BASILDON tower block has been fitted with a new sprinkler system thanks to a £65,000 donation from the fire service. Source: Sprinkler system installed at Basildon tower block thanks to £65k grant from fire service (From Southend Standard) The service has worked...

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