On the 2nd anniversary of the Grenfell fire, Huffpost UK broke the news about councils delaying the replacement of thousands of so-called faulty fire doors. It is reported that Kensington and Chelsea council "has been forced to put back plans to replace all 4,000 fire doors in its entire social [...]
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Timber Fire Door Performance in MHCLG Investigations is Consistently ‘Above Average’ for Half Hour Fire Rating
The latest press release from the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) affirms their view, that the only way to address the legacy of fire door neglect is through rigorous product testing and third-party certification. The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) fire door investigation has further evidenced this, [...]
If you're a main contractor or a specialist joinery subcontractor needing to know about timber fire doorset installation, watch our new 'Toolbox Talk' video! In this video, we've identified: What a fire door is Why fire doors are important How fire doors are manufactured What standards apply [...]
If you want to know whether a fire door is safe, there is a simple 5 Step Fire Door Check anyone can use. Check for certification Is there a label or plug on top (or occasionally on the side) of the door to show it is a certificated fire door? [...]
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