Intratone returns to CIH with key focus on tenant security

Intratone will demonstrate how its access control solutions give tenants greater control of their security at the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) Conference and Exhibition at Manchester Central from 25th to 27th June. The access control specialist will have a new-look stand at the exhibition that will reflect its fresh and modern branding Continue reading

Scaffolder sentenced over unsafe working at height

A 28-year­-old scaffolder has been sentenced after working at height without suitable and sufficient safety measures in place. Greater Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 30 June 2017, Mr Terrance Murray was witnessed erecting scaffold in an unsafe manner by a concerned member of the public. Photographs were taken of Continue reading

FD30 and FD60 Fire and Security door set solutions

Winkhaus helps door set suppliers to comply with BOTH Security and Fire regulations. Hardware specialist Winkhaus illustrate how their Fire and Security door set – test evidence solution in combination with the AV2 or AV3 auto locking system and a composite or timber veneered door leaf, will help fabricators meet Continue reading

Insurers call for end to fire-risk cladding refurbs

The Association of British Insurers is demanding for an end to the use of combustible cladding and a total revamp of the Building Regulations. The insurance trade body made its demands in a submission to the ongoing review of fire safety and building codes led by Dame Judith Hackitt in the wake Continue reading