Tag Archives: fire alarm risk assessments

Life Cycle Costs – Fire Alarms

Life cycle costs in fire detection systems When selecting a fire detection and alarm system, users should bear in mind the ‘whole life’ costs including its maintenance and any future upgrades, not just the initial capital outlay. In every building’s lifetime there are times when decisions need to be made regarding fire protection; whether a system […]

Fire Safety Precautions – Get Yours Checked

With the recent tragic events at Grenfell the reverberations will be heard throughout the country. It is a devastating and cruel example of how dangerous fire can be. Our thoughts and sentiments go out to the many families affected. It is incumbent upon all of us within the industry to ensure that we offer best […]

Fire Protection to Care Homes, Plymouth, Devon & Cornwall

Conventional fire Alarms will need to be upgraded The latest amendments to the fire code have seen a need to focus on the fire alarm systems within Residential Care homes, Nursing homes, or buildings where the occupants would need assistance to evacuate the building in the event of fire. In the latest version of the […]

Fire And Safety Health Check

  Do you need a health check on your fire and safety systems? We can carry out an audit of the systems you have within your building to ensure they comply with the latest regulations and are fit for purpose: – We will look at the correct siting and level of protection for Fire Alarms […]

Meet Ryan White, Apprentice Engineer

Please meet one of our apprentices Ryan White. Ryan joined Universal Fire and Security in November 2016 aged 20 years old. He is currently working alongside the service and installation teams to learn all facets of the provision of fire and security systems to a variety of commercial, industrial and domestic premises. Ryan also attends Focus Training (SW) […]

From The Royal Navy To Fire And Security

Please meet one of our team Gary Marshall. Gary joined Universal Fire and Security Ltd 2006 and has been with us for Ten years. He is a multi-disciplined engineer covering all types of servicing and fault finding. He has a designated service area covering parts of Plymouth and Cornwall.   Before joining Universal Fire and Security Ltd […]

Plymouth Community Homes – Charity Christmas Fair

                       Tracy Ford from Plymouth Community Homes is organising a Charity Christmas Craft Fair in aid of Jeremiah’s Journey on 28th October at their Head Office, Plumer House, Crownhill, Plymouth for staff members and their family and friends. As a company Plymouth Community Homes provide affordable housing and also provide care and support for the […]

Meet Our New Apprentice

  Please meet our new apprentice Jake Marner. Jake joined Universal Fire and Security in March 2016 aged 17 years old. He is currently working alongside the service and installation teams to learn all facets of the provision of fire and security systems to a variety of commercial, industrial and domestic premises.  Jake also attends […]

The Aqua Spa at China Fleet Country Club

The Aqua Spa at China Fleet Country Club Set in 180 acres of exquisite countryside, on the cusp of Devon and Cornwall, China Fleet is one of South West’s leading country clubs. Just 10 minutes from Plymouth’s city centre, sitting on the stunning Tamar estuary, it provides the perfect opportunity for a break away from […]

Working in Partnership with Dainton Self Storage

Working in partnership with Dainton Self Storage   Universal Fire and Security Ltd currently work very closely with Dainton Group Services. We currently assist them by providing maintenance on their Fire and Security Systems throughout all their sites in Devon and Cornwall. Having maintenance carried out by a recognised firm ensures that compliance issues are […]