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.

How Do Fires Start?

Coopers Fire, 23.02.2019 , 0 comments

Fire needs fuel, oxygen and heat, in the right combination, to occur naturally. If just one of those elements is taken away, a fire can’t happen. Nature has been making fires since the planet first sprouted trees, introducing the abundance of fuel and oxygen needed for fires to take place. Today, the causes of fire are quite a bit more complicated.

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The World on Fire

Coopers Fire, 31.01.2019 , 0 comments

In 2017, fires tore through the USA, Canada and Europe. In the summer of 2018, some of the deadliest wildfires in history raged across the United States as temperatures soared and dryness parched the land. As the Earth’s climate changes and arid conditions become more common, worldwide wildfires could be on the horizon.

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What's New in Fire Safety Technology?

Coopers Fire, 08.01.2019 , 0 comments

2018 was a year of wildfires, commercial building fires and even the tragic loss of a national museum. Fire protection is just as important today as it’s ever been – and cutting edge technology is lowering the risk even further. These are the next phases of fire safety tech development.