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March 4, 2019

CAVIUS are going to Futurebuild 2019 tomorrow – Get your free tickets today!

The CAVIUS team are excited to announce our first exhibition for 2019 starts tomorrow! We have been invited by the Lumi-Plugin (www.lumi-plugin.com) team to join them on their stand and showcase our range of safety products.  Futurebuild takes place at ExCeL London from the 5th-7th of March 2019. The event focusses on exploring and tackling the biggest challenges impacting the industry and will be a unique destination for visitors to gain unrivalled insight and hands-on experience around the latest innovations, […]
February 26, 2019
building regulations

Does your Smoke Alarm positioning meet Building Regulations?

Building Regulations are the minimum standards set for the design, construction and alterations to buildings. Fire safety is one of the key sections within the Building Regulations, it outlines the requirements needed to provide an early warning of fire, protection of escape routes, preventing the spread of fire, and providing access to firefighting facilities for the Fire and Rescue Services. BS 5839 Fire Building Regulations in the UK point towards BS 5839 as the key code of practice for the […]
February 22, 2019

Keeping Student Accommodation safe from fires

Did you know that people living in shared accommodation, such as university halls of residence and privately-owned student accommodation, are 7 times more likely to have a fire? The CAVIUS team have put together some top tips on what can be done to protect yourself against the risks. Safety in the Kitchen More than half of all fires are started in the kitchen; therefore, it is vital that appropriate care is taken when cooking (especially if you have been drinking!). […]
February 19, 2019

Maintenance of your smoke alarm

All household appliances need a little bit of care and attention from time to time and your smoke alarm is no different. The good news is your smoke alarms won’t take long to maintain and we can give you a step by step guide on how to ensure you’re doing it right. Smoke alarms can be checked every couple of months for a build up of dust and cobwebs, the best way to ensure that your smoke alarm is clean […]