We supply Fire Shutters in Bedford offering up to 4 hour rated Fire Shutters. All of our Bedford Fire Shutters are fully tested and certified by Exova Fire Safety Warrington. Fire Shutters are an increasingly popular option and offer fire protection at up to four hours greater than would be the case for a standard non fire rated door or shutter. They can be used to section off and protect a particular part of a building, the whole building, or even provide protection between floors (horizontal fire shutters).
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Our Engineers cover Bedford and surrounding areas including Biggleswade, Olney, St Neots and Newport Pagnell.There are three main methods of automatic operation. Firstly, a fusible link may be used which involves the use of solder as the connection in the circuit. Heat radiated from a nearby fire causes the solder to melt and this activates the door.Alternatively a fire relay means that the Fire Shutter or Fire Door is connected to the fire alarm system. When the alarm is sounded, the Fire Shutter activates. Thirdly, a delayed Audio/Visual Warning used in connection with the Fire Shutter is connected to the alarm system, and operates usually with a time delay very similarly to a fire relay. During this delay an additional alarm is sounded, warning those in close proximity to the door that is about to close, thus allowing them to exit the affected area.Fire Shutters help many Bedford businesses to ensure that they protect their goods, buildings and employees from the threat of fire by offering potentially significant delays to the spread of fire. If you are based in or around Bedford, then please call us now and our team will be happy to pay you a visit or to discuss matters in more detail. All of our advice and pre-sale efforts are free of charge and we are happy to discuss any requirements or answer any questions that you may have.
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If you are a Bedford business owner and take the security and safety of your business, premises and staff seriously, you may be surprised to know that every year many businesses are forced to close as insurance companies often refuse to meet claims because building regulations and Loss Prevention Council requirements have not been met in relation to fire spread. Fire Shutters from Westwood Security of Bedford are the perfect to ensure compliance.We also supply:Standard Roller ShuttersTwin Skin Roller ShuttersInsulated Industrial DoorsRapid Doors
Building regulations in Bedford require that openings in fire resisting walls or partitions must have a door with an equivalent fire rating to that of the wall or partition.
Option 1 - Fire panel with 24 volt activation and single alarm, driven down by mains power supply.
Option 2 - As Option 1 but including a UPS power supply for use in the event of mains power failure.
Option 3 - Audio/Visual Panel, delay and split level drop with a 24 volt brake release gravity fail safe system in the event of mains power failur.
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