Fire and Security News | AFSS Blog

18 07, 2016

Fire and Security Jobs: Vacancies Now

2017-03-21T00:25:42+00:00

FIRE AND SECURITY JOBS: WE ARE LOOKING FOR ENGINEERS AND TRAINEES

Due to rapid expansion, AFSS Ltd have Fire and Security positions available for good […]

Fire and Security Jobs: Vacancies Now 2017-03-21T00:25:42+00:00
11 06, 2016

Alarm Maintenance Company and More | AFSS Ltd

2017-03-19T19:27:38+00:00

Alarm Maintenance Company for Fire and Security Systems

Alarm Maintenance Company service can be had from almost any company in our industry. And that’s […]

Alarm Maintenance Company and More | AFSS Ltd 2017-03-19T19:27:38+00:00
9 06, 2016

Fire Alarm Maintenance | AFSS Ltd

2017-03-20T17:26:10+00:00

Fire Alarm Maintenance from AFSS Ltd keeps you safe and compliant. It also adds many other services to provide a full legal compliance package which keeps you on the right side of fire safety law

Fire Alarm Maintenance | AFSS Ltd 2017-03-20T17:26:10+00:00
21 05, 2016

Fire Safety Basics for Businesses

2016-10-12T20:31:14+00:00

Very often, we’re approached with a comment such as “I need to sort our fire safety out”, or “do we need a fire risk assessment?” The answer to both of those questions is usually, “yes, you do”.

Fire Safety Basics for Businesses 2016-10-12T20:31:14+00:00
19 05, 2016

Spotlight on Emergency Lighting | AFSS Ltd

2017-03-19T19:53:15+00:00

What is Emergency Lighting?

Emergency Lighting is a specialist type of lighting which has the purpose of providing light when the power in […]

Spotlight on Emergency Lighting | AFSS Ltd 2017-03-19T19:53:15+00:00
2 05, 2016

Fire and Safety Equipment – When to Test and Inspect?

2016-10-12T20:31:34+00:00

In every business, there is a person responsible for looking after the fire and safety equipment, or at least there should be. What is never so clear is when each part should be tested, as few seem to put a regular test an inspection routine in place for the equipment installed on their site.

Fire and Safety Equipment – When to Test and Inspect? 2016-10-12T20:31:34+00:00
29 04, 2016

Fire Risk Assessments – What Are They?

2016-10-12T20:31:56+00:00

What is the potential loss to your business if it were to burst into flames? Proactively reducing the risk of fire will reduce the risk to your business. Don't put this off! The law requires all businesses to carry out an assessment of their risk from fire.

Fire Risk Assessments – What Are They? 2016-10-12T20:31:56+00:00
28 04, 2016

Expert Fire Alarm Servicing from AFSS

2016-10-12T20:32:16+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Expert Fire Alarm Servicing from AFSS 2016-10-12T20:32:16+00:00
27 04, 2016

About Fire Extinguisher Servicing and Maintenance

2016-10-12T20:32:28+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

About Fire Extinguisher Servicing and Maintenance 2016-10-12T20:32:28+00:00
27 04, 2016

Spotlight on … AFSS Fire Alarm Systems

2017-03-20T19:27:59+00:00

What is an AFSS Fire Alarm?

An AFSS Fire alarm is a system designed to British Standards, to ensure the earliest detection of […]

Spotlight on … AFSS Fire Alarm Systems 2017-03-20T19:27:59+00:00
26 04, 2016

AFSS Ltd Spotlight Information Series

2017-03-26T10:18:52+00:00

AFSS Ltd Spotlight

Today sees the start of our new series of posts which will spotlight what we do, and what […]

AFSS Ltd Spotlight Information Series 2017-03-26T10:18:52+00:00
29 02, 2016

IP CCTV Or Not?

2016-10-12T20:33:25+00:00

Are IP CCTV Systems the best choice?

Doubtless, the market for IP CCTV is a growing one, despite there already being one camera for every […]

IP CCTV Or Not? 2016-10-12T20:33:25+00:00
28 02, 2016

Electrical Testing and Inspection Matters

2016-10-12T20:33:35+00:00

Why is Electrical Testing and Inspection Important?

Electrical testing and Inspection are not a legal requirement currently, though they do carry a considerable […]

Electrical Testing and Inspection Matters 2016-10-12T20:33:35+00:00
20 02, 2016

Over Door Heater Fire – Easily Avoided

2016-10-12T20:33:46+00:00

Over Door Heater Fire – too hot for comfort

An over door heater fire could have easily been avoided, yet was not at […]

Over Door Heater Fire – Easily Avoided 2016-10-12T20:33:46+00:00
7 02, 2016

PAFSS Approved Installer Status Achieved

2016-10-12T20:33:56+00:00

PAFSS Approved Installers – AFSS Join an Elite Few

Today, we are pleased to announce that AFSS Ltd have become one of a […]

PAFSS Approved Installer Status Achieved 2016-10-12T20:33:56+00:00
9 01, 2016

Fire Alarm Testing from AFSS

2016-10-12T20:34:08+00:00

Fire Alarm Testing – Who’s Responsible for What?

It’s a long standing urban myth that the responsibility for fire alarm checks […]

Fire Alarm Testing from AFSS 2016-10-12T20:34:08+00:00
5 01, 2016

AFSS 360 Maintenance Business 2016

2016-05-20T18:20:50+00:00

AFSS 360 Maintenance for Business 2016

AFSS 360 Maintenance means never having to worry about your fire and security systems, and it can […]

AFSS 360 Maintenance Business 2016 2016-05-20T18:20:50+00:00
13 12, 2015

Fire Alarm Installers in London and Brighton

2016-10-12T20:34:19+00:00

FIRE ALARM INSTALLERS IN LONDON AND BRIGHTON (AND BEYOND)

Finding reputable fire safety installation teams in London and Brighton can be […]

Fire Alarm Installers in London and Brighton 2016-10-12T20:34:19+00:00
13 12, 2015

Wiring Regulations Updates 2016

2016-10-12T20:34:31+00:00

WIRING REGULATIONS UPDATES

WIRING REGULATIONS (BS7671) BACKGROUND

The wiring regulations as we affectionately call them, are actually a British Standard and have been since […]

Wiring Regulations Updates 2016 2016-10-12T20:34:31+00:00
9 12, 2015

Safecontractor Approved – Another Goal

2016-05-20T18:25:55+00:00

Safecontractor Approved – AFSS Gains Key Approval

Safecontractor Approval is a key industry aim for all companies involved in the UK construction sector, […]

Safecontractor Approved – Another Goal 2016-05-20T18:25:55+00:00
21 04, 2015

Croydon Fire Risk Assessment from AFSS Ltd

2016-10-12T20:34:42+00:00

Croydon Fire Risk Assessment

Croydon Fire Risk Assessment Service

Croydon Fire Risk Assessment services are now easily obtained, along with all other aspects of […]

Croydon Fire Risk Assessment from AFSS Ltd 2016-10-12T20:34:42+00:00
10 04, 2015

Fire Safety Compliance from AFSS Ltd

2016-10-12T20:34:53+00:00

Fire Safety compliance is the law for most UK businesses. How do you know, and how can you be sure you comply? Fire and Security Compliance Plan from Accord Fire & Security Ensures you stay safe and secure and legal.

Fire Safety Compliance from AFSS Ltd 2016-10-12T20:34:53+00:00
25 11, 2014

Smoke Detector Checks at Christmas (and other times)

2016-10-12T20:35:03+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Smoke Detector Checks at Christmas (and other times) 2016-10-12T20:35:03+00:00
20 11, 2014

Hacking CCTV Systems – Don’t be Spied On

2016-10-12T20:35:14+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Hacking CCTV Systems – Don’t be Spied On 2016-10-12T20:35:14+00:00
21 10, 2014

Fire Triangle – What is it?

2016-10-12T20:35:25+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Fire Triangle – What is it? 2016-10-12T20:35:25+00:00
24 09, 2014

Wireless Fire Alarm System | AFSS Ltd

2016-10-12T20:35:35+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Wireless Fire Alarm System | AFSS Ltd 2016-10-12T20:35:35+00:00
3 08, 2014

Retail Security Systems Effective?

2016-05-20T19:03:50+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Retail Security Systems Effective? 2016-05-20T19:03:50+00:00
12 06, 2014

Fire Safety Law and you

2016-10-12T20:35:47+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Fire Safety Law and you 2016-10-12T20:35:47+00:00
8 06, 2014

Access Control Systems for Business

2016-10-12T20:35:59+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

Access Control Systems for Business 2016-10-12T20:35:59+00:00
3 06, 2014

CCTV Maintenance in East Sussex and the South East

2016-10-12T20:36:10+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

CCTV Maintenance in East Sussex and the South East 2016-10-12T20:36:10+00:00
1 06, 2014

London Fire Risk Assessment Services from AFSS Ltd

2016-10-12T20:36:20+00:00

A wireless fire alarm system can overcome many of the obstacles traditionally associated with fire safety work. It is often the case, when a fire alarm is required, that installation of cable and devices means a lot of mess,

London Fire Risk Assessment Services from AFSS Ltd 2016-10-12T20:36:20+00:00
30 03, 2014

Retail Security Systems (don’t have to) Compromise Sales

2016-10-12T20:36:33+00:00

The difficulty with security in retail environments, especially those not involving high volume, low cost items, such as clothing or DVD boxes, is one which has faced shop owners for a long time now.

Retail Security Systems (don’t have to) Compromise Sales 2016-10-12T20:36:33+00:00
15 03, 2014

Why CCTV Camera Systems Fail; What to Do About it

2016-10-12T20:36:46+00:00

Put simply, the investment made in a CCTV system is one which your business makes with the intent on achieving a specific aim - the reduction of crime affecting your business. Don't let it mean nothing!

Why CCTV Camera Systems Fail; What to Do About it 2016-10-12T20:36:46+00:00
11 03, 2014

Fire Extinguisher Servicing | AFSS Ltd

2016-10-12T20:36:58+00:00

Fire Extinguisher maintenance carried out by Accord Fire & Security will always be in accordance with British Standard 5306-3:2009, and will be accompanied by a written report

Fire Extinguisher Servicing | AFSS Ltd 2016-10-12T20:36:58+00:00
11 03, 2014

Considering Emergency Lights and their Purpose

2016-10-12T20:37:09+00:00

The primary purpose of an emergency lights scheme is to provide illumination in an area when the local lighting fails for any reason – usually though, this is considered from the point of view that maybe fire or some other risk has caused the failure.

Considering Emergency Lights and their Purpose 2016-10-12T20:37:09+00:00
11 03, 2014

CCTV Installation – Reality TV

2016-10-12T20:37:20+00:00

I was asked today if a CCTV Installation was still an effective deterrent? By default, my answer is yes, of course it is…but it did get me thinking – is it?

CCTV Installation – Reality TV 2016-10-12T20:37:20+00:00