Fire protection

News

14 Jun 2018 Grenfell: Industry comes together to Implement Hackitt Report Recommendations
A year on since the Grenfell Tower fire, it may seem at times that progress on changes to fire safety in buildings is frustratingly slow.
22 May 2018 Building A Safer Future, Building Broader Competence: BIFM Acts on Fire Safety Accreditation
BIFM has today announced plans to develop a new certified accreditation and a suite of training for facilities managers in charge of life safety in buildings.
17 May 2018 Grenfell Tower Review – Building a Safer Future
BIFM welcomes the publication of Building a Safer Future, the final report by Dame Judith Hackitt following her Interim Report on the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety.
13 Dec 2017 BIFM South West Region event report: FM’s can’t be experts in everything, can they?
BIFM South West Region reports on their ‘Safety in buildings’ training day that took place November 2017.
6 Jan 2016 Good Practice Guide to Managing Fire Safety
The guide aims to support facilities management professionals through the legislative process, whilst taking into account the separate legislation which applies in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Articles

9 Sep 2005 Testing time
Portable fire extinguishers are designed to be used quickly and effectively by people in a stressful situation.
26 Aug 2005 Exit strategy
Crucial element of any FM’s fire policy is a tried and tested evacuation plan. Evacuation exercises serve two important purposes according to fire and safety experts.
5 Aug 2005 Fire away
The British Fire Consortium (BFC) is a network of independent fire safety companies that deal with facilities managers on a day-to-day basis.

Events

25 Jul 2018 Fire - Saving Lives!

Documents

  Type   Date Title
pdf icon Press releases
May-18
Building A Safer Future, Building Broader Competence: BIFM Acts on Fire Safety Accreditation
The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has today announced plans to develop a new certified accreditation and a suite of training for facilities managers in charge of life safety in buildings.
pdf icon Presentations and Papers
Oct-16
Presentation from Fire Safety event
Presentation from Fire Safety event protected
pdf icon Guides & Briefings
Jan-16
Managing Fire Safety
Good Practice Guide
pdf icon Event information
Oct-12
Chubb Fire & Security Seminars
Chubb are hosting a number of free Fire & Security Seminars across the UK with two of these being in Bristol (1st Nov) and Plymouth (2nd Nov). protected
ppsx icon Presentations and Papers
Mar-11
March 2011 QTD Nick Goddard slides
March QTD slides protected

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