October 5, 2018

Cavius alarms are the ideal solution for home safety

This first week of October is Home Safety Week. Organised by the NFCC (National Fire Chiefs Council), its aim is to highlight the importance of having working smoke alarms and heat detectors in the home and ensuring that home owners install detection systems which are appropriate for their family’s needs. Smoke alarms Most homes have at least one smoke alarm, but as our homes now have a wider range of gadgets and appliances which we are ever more reliant on, […]
July 25, 2018

CAVIUS Thermal Heat Alarm is game-changer for cooking fire safety

According to the UK’s National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) July is Cooking Fire Safety month and with this summer’s heat wave in full swing, fire safety with regard to barbeques and outdoor cooking is a real concern. However, the potential danger from cooking fires is not limited to outdoors. Fires from cooking appliances cause over 50 per cent of all accidental home fires in England. The 2016/17 fire statistics show that there were 16 deaths and more than 2,300 non-fatal […]
June 18, 2018
Cavius Smoke Alarm in Hand

Why having a working smoke alarm can save your life and your home!

It’s a fact that smoke alarms provide a vital early warning for fires in the home.  According to the latest figures from the Fire & Rescue Service, there were 14 per cent more fatalities in homes where there was no working smoke alarm during 2016/17. But while most households in England (93%) have at least one smoke alarm, 7 per cent  – approximately 1.5 million households –  still do not have even one. Interestingly, private renters and owner occupiers living […]