“In just two minutes, a fire can become life threatening. In five minutes, a residence can become engulfed in flames” – Ready Accidental fires in residential homes account for around 60% of all fire fatalities in the UK. A shocking statistic, certainly, but statistics can change. In order to help raise awareness of the danger […]
Target Fire Protection is pleased to announce that we were in the top three companies year for Business of the Year 2018 and would like to show you our video created for the awards. We won Business of the Year 2016 and this is the video showing a sequence of fire, evacuation, extinguishing, reset and refill.
Support us for business of the year – turnover between £1m & £5m The winner will be announced November 9th. Wish us luck.
It might be hard for most of us to distinguish between one fire and another but we want to explain the cause of a Class F fire because they’re entirely feasible in all buildings that have kitchens. This month, Target Fire Protection are here to explain how best to extinguish this type of fire to […]
It’s a common misconception that the differences between fires are obsolete. In reality, it can be life saving to know the about classes of fire, ensuring you can be fully equipped for the type of fire you are most likely to experience at your particular workplace. The methods of extinguishing different fires can vary greatly, […]
While rare, a class D fire presents a significant danger to anyone in the vicinity – especially if there is confusion as to how the fire should be extinguished. In this article, we’re looking at class D fires, including what they are and how best to extinguish them. What is a class D fire? Class […]
There isn’t one singular way to extinguish a fire. Depending on the type of fuel involved, the size and location of the fire itself, different firefighting techniques will be required. Should a fire break out in your workplace, it’s definitely useful to be familiar with some of the methods you can use to tackle the […]
Target Fire Protection were proud to be the official match sponsor for Rochdale AFC’s 1-0 win over Bristol Rovers in October. Watch our video! It was great to see The Dale extinguish a run of five games without a win thanks to a seventh-minute close-range strike from Matt Done. The winning strike came when captain […]
A fire drill is an integral part of any commercial or industrial building’s fire safety plan. Drills are legally required to be carried out regularly, but what does a full scale fire drill include? This fire drill guide should cover all you need to know. Why are fire drills necessary? Being a legal requirement, fire […]
Knowledge is a key aspect of fire prevention. Understanding how fire works, even on a basic level, will inform your understanding of fire fighting equipment such as fire extinguishers, suppression systems and more. The fire triangle is a fundamental fire principle; once you’re familiar with it and how it works, you’ll be better prepared to […]