October 23, 2019

RICS launches new fire safety advice for public

According to a recent article published by Inside Housing, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has published new fire safety advice for the public to highlight the responsibilities of both landlords and tenants in keeping their homes safe. The RICS has released a guide that includes independent simple safety advice. Written with homeowners and residential tenants in mind, the guidance offers basic, comprehensible advice. According to figures obtained by RICS, there are still a significant number of deaths and […]
October 21, 2019
Kids smoke alarm safety

Teach your children to be alerted by smoke alarms

Most young children fail to wake up to the sound of a standard smoke alarm, a BBC investigation has found. BBC Watchdog Live carried out a test on eight children aged between 16 months to 10 years old. Only one out of the eight children filmed by the consumer programme showed any sign of being woken by the alarm. Firms selling alarms should make it clear that they might fail to wake children, parents said. In the BBC’s test, the […]
October 15, 2019

The most frequently asked questions about our Smoke Alarms

CAVIUS answers the most frequently asked questions about their Smoke Alarms. What is a smoke alarm? A smoke alarm is an electronic fire security detection device which will detect smoke early, warning occupants with a loud siren so that they can get out before being intoxicated by smoke. (80% of fire deaths are due to inhalation of toxic smoke) When should I replace my smoke alarm? Your smoke alarm has a 5 or 10 year lifetime, depending on the battery […]
September 26, 2019

CAVIUS Alarms at Screwfix Live

Screwfix Live is returning to Farnborough and we are delighted to be exhibiting! The event takes place at the International Exhibition & Conference Centre from Friday 27th September – Sunday 29th September 2019. Screwfix Live is free to attend, free to park and open to all. With over 150 top brands and a range of live product demonstrations, competitions, giveaways and exclusive show deals this event is not to be missed. All customers will benefit from at least 10% off […]