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.

Architects fire safety

In The Know: Architects and Fire Safety

Coopers Fire, 26.06.2019 , 0 comments

Although it often feels as though buildings spring up overnight, there are strict building requirements and regulations that need to be adhered to. Every architect should be aware of these regulations, preparing a fire safety strategy for a building as part of these strict rules.

Notre Dame on fire in 2019

The Importance of Fire Safety in Historic Buildings

Coopers Fire, 18.06.2019 , 0 comments

London without the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace or Tower Bridge is still London - but if these iconic landmarks were destroyed, Londoners would surely feel a profound sense of loss - just as the people of Paris did when Notre Dame suffered a devastating fire in April 2019.

fire safety at home

5 Tips for a Safer Home

Coopers Fire, 12.06.2019 , 0 comments

Home is everyone’s most important place in the world - but sadly, fire destroys thousands of homes every year, and the consequences can be deadly. Keeping your home safe from fire can be quick, cheap and simple - and we’ve put together these 5 top tips to help.

Glowing hot burning wood

Could this Non-Toxic Solution Make Wood Fire Resistant?

Coopers Fire, 29.05.2019 , 0 comments

Wood is an excellent construction material. It’s relatively cheap, easy to work and can be extremely strong and light. The other main characteristic of wood is that it burns. But now, a non-toxic additive could make wood resistant to fire, without robbing it of the properties that make it so great in the first place.