The next Euralarm Symposium will take place in Bucharest Romania, on June 4th 2018. This will be the second time that Romania will host this event, showing the country’s commitment to European electronic fire safety and security.
Fire services collect facts and figures during responses to alarms from Fire Detection and Alarm Systems. Euralarm has reviewed the different approaches for data collection and analysis in Germany, Great Britain (England), Switzerland, Sweden and Austria (Vorarlberg).
Following the Firsst EU Industry Day’s main conference attended earlier this year by Euralarm, the European Commission has published last week a document summarising the discussions.
CEN and CENELEC are about to adopt the common CEN-CENELEC Strategic Plan for the Digital Transformation Initiative. This Strategic Plan aims to address the needs of the industry and the stakeholders for high quality standards, which correspond to the increased use of digital solutions in a continuously changing Digital Economy. This initiative will significantly increase CEN and CENELEC System’s capacity to respond with agility and receptiveness through its own digital transformation.
Euralarm joins its UK Member the FIA in expressing its sincere condolences to all those affected by the Grenfell Tower tragedy. In addition, we praise the fire service for its prompt and professional response.
UK-based Euralarm Member the Fire Industry Association (FIA) announced last month that it will be offering four new qualifications for the fire detection and alarm sector, available to book from early July after the official launch at the FIREX event this year.
The EN 16763 standard the result of a long-standing effort, initiated in 2009 with the creation of a dedicated Section within Euralarm. A German and French translation of the standard has now been approved and published.
French Euralarm Member SVDI will be the host of an off-programme conference organised during the Salon PREVENTICA on June 21st in Paris, on the topic: Why we should welcome more women in security today.
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