New research highlights “disturbing” failure rates and absence of domestic smoke alarms

Research presented by BAFE and NAPIT using data collated over the last decade (2010/2011-2020/2021) in England, Wales, and Scotland, highlighted an unsettling 424,464 dwelling fires. These fires resulted in almost 82,000 non-fatal casualties and close to 3,000 deaths. In more recent statistics made available by Fire and Rescue Services nationwide, there is clearly an ongoing […]

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Domestic Fire Detection and Fire Alarm Competency Scheme launched

BAFE Scheme DS301 Third Party Certification is now available for contractors working with Grade D fire detection and fire alarm systems for domestic premises. Following an extensive development process over two years in the making, the BAFE Fire Safety Register and NAPIT are proud to announce a new Scheme to assess the competency of organisations […]

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