December 19, 2018
christmas tree fires

Millions face fire risk sleeping with Christmas lights on

New research from Zurich UK shows that over three million households leave their Christmas tree lights on all the time, or overnight, potentially putting their homes at risk of fire. As millions of families get into the festive spirit, three quarters (77%) of Brits will illuminate their Christmas tree with electric lights. Two fifths (39%) put up decorative lights around the house, while a fifth (21%) use fairy lights to decorate the outside of their homes. Analysis of Zurich’s data […]
December 14, 2018
Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights & Decorations – How to ensure your home is safe from fires

The festive period is usually jam-packed full of things to do, however, CAVIUS want to encourage everyone to make sure they put fire safety at the top of their ‘to do’ list this year. CAVIUS have put together a list of festive tips to ensure fire safety is not overlooked this festive season.  Festive Fire Hazard Top Tips: Double check your lights and sockets! Ensure that your lights are in good working condition, double check the wires, bulbs and more […]
December 10, 2018

Less than 5% of UK Households have a Fire Escape Plan

Every household should have a fire escape or evacuation plan, just in case, however statistics show that less than 5% of UK households have a plan in place if the worst scenario happens. CAVIUS are urging UK households to ensure they implement a fire escape plan. In the UK fire escape regulations dictate that a work place must have at least two exit routes to permit prompt evacuation of employees and other building occupants during an emergency. More than two […]
December 5, 2018

Introducing the CAVIUS Wireless Family

The CAVIUS Wireless Alarm Family uses innovative Radio Frequency technology, our Wireless Family alarms connect with each another offering extra protection for your home and family. The CAVIUS Wireless Family is made up of the CAVIUS Wireless Photelectric Smoke Alarm and the Wireless Thermal Heat Alarm. The Wireless Photoelectric Smoke alarm has been designed to detect a wide range of types of smoke in the home and is ideal for installing in bedrooms, lounges, and hallways. The Wireless Thermal Heat […]