Fire doors play a vital role in saving lives and protecting property. There are approximately 3 million new fire doors bought and installed every year in the UK. The vast majority of these are made from timber.
Support Fire Door Safety Week: 25 September – 1 October
Fire Door Safety Week aims to educate people within the construction and housing industry to ensure they understand how important a fire door really is.
As fire doors are often the first line of defence, the correct specification, supply, installation, inspection and maintenance is vital to ensuring the door performs as it should.
Now in its fifth year, the campaign is raising awareness of the critical role of third-party certified fire doors in high-rise buildings, houses of multiple occupancy and other types of shared accommodation.
Just in time for Fire Door Safety Week, here are some facts about fire doors:
You can get involved in Fire Door Safety Week by pledging your support and signing up to the Thunderclap.