According to the Association of British Insurers, annual damage caused by fires in the UK is substantial. In 2009 alone, insurers paid £639 million which amounts to £3.6 million for each single day due to fires in Great Britain. Obviously, this number merely reflects the monetary damages and doesn’t take into account injuries and deaths and the fact that a fire for families or businesses can often be tragically disastrous.
For that reason I and want to give you a short overview in this article about what you can do for fire safety prevention.
For businesses, proper fire prevention measures in place are obviously very important. Fortunately, we have very strict legislation here in UK when it comes to fire safety for any type of commercial venue.
Modern fire detection and prevention systems that are successfully and widely used today would be the Detectomat along with the Ansul Fire prevention system.
The Detectomat fire alarm system consists of detectors and modules did make a reliable and dependable fire detection system that is certified according to latest European and national standards. With the Detectomat, big match any type of business in the United Kingdom has a robust and time-saving option for reliable and effective fire prevention and detection.
The other often used fire prevention system is the Ansul Fire prevention system that has its use mainly in commercial kitchens. The Ansul is therefore often found in places such as restaurants or hospitals. This is a particular effective fire prevention system that is suited for the fast and effective fighting of fires. It takes into account the unique challenges that such environments like commercial kitchens bring with it in terms of quick and effective fire prevention. The Ansul is able to cool off kitchen equipment such as grills and ovens quickly. It furthermore uses a non-toxic and self-solving fire extinguishing agent.
Obviously, there are more fire prevention and detection systems available today but those listed above may be the most commonly found in our nation today.