20th February 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

Why is fire training important

  A fire, of any type or size, should only be tackled with the correct equipment and more importantly the correct training. Using the wrong type of extinguisher, or the correct extinguisher but in the wrong way can be potentially fatal to the user. From understanding the causes of fire and steps to take to […]

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13th February 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

Different types of fire fire extinguisher

Most people know there are different types of extinguishers available, and if you have received practical fire extinguisher training, you may have experienced the differences between a few of them. As well as the different coloured bands that wrap around the top of the extinguishers, there is a huge difference between each type, and they’re […]

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06th February 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

Top questions our engineers are asked

. 1. Do I need a fire alarm system?  Current UK fire alarm regulations state that all business premises must have ‘an appropriate fire detection system’. This means that a fire can easily be detected, and occupants can easily be warned. This does not necessarily mean that all business premises will need a fire alarm system You may need different types of detectors, […]

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30th January 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

What is a Dry Riser?

A dry riser is a very important tool, especially to a fire fighter trying to save lives. Dry risers can often go unnoticed and many people don’t know what they are. Here at MAGG we regularly service dry risers and want take this opportunity to give people a better insight to what and how important […]

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23rd January 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

The Top 5 Fire Safety Fails

  Here at MAGG Group Ltd our engineers are out every day visiting various types of businesses and properties whether it be a small hairdressers, a large care home or a 850,000 square foot warehouse. No matter what type of business it is or the size of the property, our engineers are always coming across a […]

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18th January 2018 | Vickiie Thompson

Why should you have fire training

  Did you know that being the responsible person of a business whether it be a care home, shop or factory it is your responsibility to provide staff information, fire safety instruction and fire training. Training is often overlooked and thought of as an inconvenience or something you could provide yourself. Knowing the right thing […]

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