Fire Protection

Fire Protection for Universities In South Africa

Workplace fires

Fires can happen at any time and have a devastating impact on people and resources in a university. An educational institution, which consists of libraries, classrooms, labs and offices, may never be restored to its original value if damaged.

Your Basic Business Fire Escape Plan

fire escape plan

Having a reliable fire escape plan when things go terribly wrong could mean the difference between life or death – risking the lives of yourself and your employees. In case you don’t have a plan yet, consider the following tips to ensure that, in case of a fire breaking out, you know exactly what to do to get out alive:

Smoke Inhalation - Prevention & Treatment

Smoke Inhalation

Many Commercial Fire Regulations are in place to prevent unfortunate fires, however, accidents happen. In the case where inhalation of combustible material from a fire occurs, that’s when smoke inhalation becomes a real problem. The severity depends on the type of materials being burned – the chemicals released during the combustion process, the amount of oxygen available as well as the temperature of the fire.

Holiday Fire Safety

xmas fire

The holiday and festive season is a great time for dinner parties, candles, braais, and roasted marshmallows, but it is also a time to be extra cautious in and around the home.

South African Building Regulations on Fire Protection

fire pumps

When it comes to the safety and protection of your property and the people in it, South Africa has implemented certain building regulations specifically related to fire protection-to ensure that buildings are designed, constructed and adequately equipped for the unfortunate event that a fire should break out.