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2021 Product Catalogue – download it now!
2021 Product Catalogue – download it now! 780 488 Detector Testers

Whether you are looking for a Testifire kit for a new member of the team, or simply a spare part for your Solo 330 – our latest product catalogue has the answer!

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COVID – What has been the biggest challenge?
COVID – What has been the biggest challenge? 780 488 Detector Testers

When restrictions first hit in March 2020, the world was left in a state of uncertainty – dealing with risks never seen before and restrictions that meant, for many, the working week was very different.  Since that time, guidance has been clear – the vital work of the fire industry must continue – and it has – but what has been the biggest challenge?

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Compliant testing with Global Fire Equipment
Compliant testing with Global Fire Equipment 780 488 Detector Testers

In recent months, we have been working with leading fire system manufacturer – Global Fire Equipment (GFE) – to promote compliant functional testing of their range of detectors and to provide their customers with easy access to approved test solutions.

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Testing & Maintaining: Soteria Dimension
Testing & Maintaining: Soteria Dimension 780 488 Detector Testers

Our Solo 365 smoke detector tester is the approved method of testing Apollo’s innovative Soteria Dimension and, as part of Apollo’s recent launch campaign, you can now easily find out more about the features of this exciting detector and how to test it using Solo 365.

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Solo Access Pole – CPD Product Training
Solo Access Pole – CPD Product Training 780 488 Detector Testers

Whether you are a Solo or Testifire user, you will be familiar with our famous red access poles which enable testing of detectors at heights up to 9 metres. With our CDP access pole training you will learn the benefits and importance of using the poles correctly and take an assessment to earn your certificate.

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Product training – what should we cover?
Product training – what should we cover? 780 488 Detector Testers

We recently asked this question on our social channels and put it to some of the delegates on recent training sessions.  The results are in and we will now be using these to help build our 2021 training schedule.

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New for 2021 – CPD Multi-Sensor Webinar
New for 2021 – CPD Multi-Sensor Webinar 780 488 Detector Testers

Following the success of our ‘Testing and Maintenance of Fire Detection Systems’ webinar, we’re pleased to announce a brand new training webinar – ‘Testing Single & Multi-Sensor Detectors with Testifire’.

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Business Update – Brexit & COVID-19
Business Update – Brexit & COVID-19 780 488 Detector Testers

Whilst we have all approached 2021 with positivity, Brexit and the on-going uncertainty over COVID-19 means there are still a number of challenges to overcome.  With this in mind, please read on for an update on how these issues are currently effecting us.

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Testifire – in use with Siemens
Testifire – in use with Siemens 780 488 Detector Testers

For its many users worldwide, Testifire allows for simple, compliant functional testing of fire detectors.

When it comes to testing Siemens detectors the results are exactly that, with Testifire delivering rapid functional testing of smoke, heat and CO and Siemens approving the device for use on the Sinteso and Cerberus Pro detector ranges.

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Brexit Update
Brexit Update 780 334 Detector Testers

Since it was confirmed that the UK would leave the EU, we have been working hard as a business to identify any aspects of Brexit that may affect how we trade with with customers and suppliers.

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Product webinars – last chance for 2020!
Product webinars – last chance for 2020! 780 488 Detector Testers

Want to learn about our industry leading Solo range? Testing smoke, heat or CO detectors?

Following the success of our summer series of webinars, we’ve just announced details of a new Solo webinar scheduled for November.

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Robert Campbell appointed to FIA Board
Robert Campbell appointed to FIA Board 780 488 Detector Testers

At the recent online Fire Industry Association (FIA) AGM, two new appointments to the FIA Board were announced, including Detectortesters Managing Director – Robert Campbell.

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Missed our Solutions Series? Catch up with on-demand recordings!
Missed our Solutions Series? Catch up with on-demand recordings! 780 488 Detector Testers

In September we ran our first ‘Solutions Series’, a chance to learn more and ask questions about all the products within our range through a series of webinars led by members of our sales and marketing team. 
The series was a great success and we are pleased to now be able to share it with an even wider audience – with each webinar now available on-demand.

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New training webinars announced!
New training webinars announced! 780 488 Detector Testers

Since the COVID-19 outbreak we’ve offered a number of webinars looking the key features of products from our Solo, Testifire and Scorpion ranges.  We’re now pleased to announce the launch of our live training sessions with dates scheduled for November, December and January.

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Product update: UFI Code Compliance
Product update: UFI Code Compliance 780 488 Detector Testers

With compliance a key value in the fire industry, it’s obviously a vital part of our business and the solutions we offer.  Regulations change frequently and we’ve recently made some updates to our product labelling to ensure compliance with new regulations announced by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).

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Testifire: how important is an all-in-one tester?
Testifire: how important is an all-in-one tester? 780 488 Detector Testers

Now our fastest growing tester in terms of sales, Testifire offers a number of benefits compared to the traditional tester from our market leading Solo range. So, what are the main reasons people around the world are turning to using Testifire?

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Christmas Deliveries & Business Hours 2020
Christmas Deliveries & Business Hours 2020 780 488 Detector Testers

As we approach the end of what has been a very different year for all us, please be aware of our business hours and delivery deadlines for the Christmas holiday season.

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FIA CPD Certified Training
FIA CPD Certified Training 780 488 Detector Testers

Like many businesses, we’ve seen a significant rise in demand for our training during the COVID-19 outbreak and now our popular ‘Testing and Maintenance of Fire Detection Systems’ course has been passed through the Fire Industry Association’s newly established CPD Certification Centre.

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