Fire doors

Fire Doors | Rules & Regulations In The UK 

Fire Doors are a very important feature in a building. They have been designed to withstand fire for up to 30 minutes, so are a literal lifesaver in many instances. Fire doors are designed to close automatically behind you if a fire occurs, serving to hold back the flame and stop the spread of the fire. 

Personnel Double Door

What is a Personnel Door?

When running any kind of business, it will always have some form of entrance and exit system set up. There needs to be a secure way for your team of employees to be able to head in and out of your commercial property. This, of course, is where the concept of a personnel door comes in very handy!

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The Importance of Testing Fire Doors

Some parts of building maintenance are crucial and should not be ignored. The testing of fire doors is a crucial routine and could save lives. Fire safety checks need to be completed at least every 6 months. This testing, servicing and repairs should be done by professionals. They have the skills, knowledge and experience to ensure your fire doors are …

Warehouse Safety

Why Warehouse Safety is so Important

Warehouses can be daunting places, not just for the people who work in them, but for visitors too. More so than offices, the hazards in a warehouse are varied, numerous and, in some cases, deadly. The health and safety of those working in a warehouse environment are crucial. A warehouse, even during its quietest periods, is still a lively place …

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Benefits of Fire Shutters

Are you aware of the benefits of fire shutters? Both domestic and non-domestic fire shutters not only provide safety benefits to a property or other areas, but they are also necessary by law across various locations and scenarios. It is vital to understand the laws in your area regarding fire shutters.

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The Importance Of Having A Safe & Secure Loading Dock

Loading docks come in handy in any bulk solid handling or dry processing operation. Even though busy loading docks are a joy to the owner of the business, they can be a disaster waiting to happen. With the continuous interaction between employees, trucks, and forklifts, accidents can occur at any time.   Some accidents have the potential to be fatal. …

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How Secure Are Roller Shutter Doors?

Security Needs to be a Priority In every home, security should be a priority. And of course, one of the key areas to secure is your doors. This includes garage doors as thieves could potentially try to break in with the hope of finding valuables. Such as your household car.

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Signs A Fire Door Needs Servicing or Repair

Find Out More About Door Servicing Buildings in industries with a high fire risk are usually compartmentalised to slow the spread of fire from one area to the next. Such compartments have to be linked by fire doors to enhance the safe movement of traffic through the various compartments.  What Are Fire Doors It’s quite obvious that a normal door …

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Servicing Your Garage Door

How often should I get my garage door/s serviced? Good question. In this months blog, we will be covering the importance of having your garage door serviced and how often.   The History of an Electric Garage Door With technology advancing and almost everything becoming automated, your garage door is no exception. Automated garage doors have been keeping our cars …

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The Difference Between Fire Doors & Fire Exits

Fire Doors & Fire Exits – What’s the Difference? Do you know the difference between fire doors and fire exits? No? Not to worry, it can be confusing at times, but that’s where we come in. Here at Access Services, we offer a range of fire and personnel doors in order to maximise the security of your property. Today, we …