23rd to 29th of September 2019
Even after the Grenfell tragedy, fire doors continue to be a significant area of neglect and often the first thing to be downgraded and mismanaged throughout their service life.
A fire door is a specially engineered safety device that is a crucial part of the passive fire protection of every commercial, public and multiple occupancy building. Fire doors must perform to its prime purpose – to delay the spread of fire and smoke; protecting lives and property.
Creating a compartment from fire, a well-maintained fire door buys the occupants time, creating a safety refuge and protected route for emergency services.
Fire Door Safety Week is part of an awareness campaign designed to increase public understanding of the role that fire doors play in protecting life and property.
Have you checked your fire doors recently? If not, then act now and contact Surefire for a qualified technician to check that your Fire Doors will protect you and your building from fire. Use the 5 Step Fire Door Check, you could save a life. (Click to download).