Coopers Fire frequently write articles and technical advice for manufacturing professionals. Our blog features posts about fire curtains, smoke barriers, fire protection and fire safety as well as discussions about the latest advances in active fire curtain and smoke barrier technology.

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Architecture Trends 2019

Coopers Fire, 04.12.2018 , 0 comments

What’s the next big thing in architecture? 2018 focused on eco-friendly designs and customisable homes – but trends are emerging for a contemporary, transitional lifestyle in 2019. To continue reading our latest blog post click here.

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Underground Cities - Future or Folly?

Coopers Fire, 20.11.2018 , 0 comments

In 1500 BC, an ancient civilisation developed an incredibly complex underground city – complete with escape routes and proper ventilation – which lay forgotten under Turkey for thousands of years. It looks like that ancient knowledge is about to make a comeback. Discover more about living underground here.

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Amazing Things You Never Knew About Fire

Coopers Fire, 22.10.2018 , 0 comments

When you’ve devoted your existence to fire safety, you learn a thing or two about the phenomenon you’re trying to prevent – and fire is fascinating stuff. There’s always more to learn. Here are some of our favourite discoveries about fire.

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Staying Ahead of Industrial Fires

Coopers Fire, 10.10.2018 , 0 comments

Since the introduction of ‘The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005’, fire safety today is at a much better standard than it has ever been. Since these regulations came into place, commercial fires have reduced by a third and are continuing to decline – particularly in hotels, schools and hospitals, where the largest numbers of people are at risk. But there are still nearly 20,000 commercial fires in the UK every year.