Following the publication of the service standard for fire and security systems EN 16763, various European countries are now exploring compliance solutions adapted their own market.
Euralarm have been involved over the past 3 years in the revision of the standard EN 50518 for Monitoring and Alarm Receiving Centres. The existing version is split into three parts and is limited to alarms from intruder and hold up systems.
This article was originally published in BRANN & SIKKERHET as an interview of Vidar Seterløkken from Euralarm’s Norwegian Member Noralarm.
On March 16th at the Hotel Bloom in Brussels, a stakeholder workshop, organised by CEN-CENELEC will take place to focus on security and cybersecurity, a pillar of the European standardisation platform’s annual work programme.
Brussels, January 15, 2017 - The 2017 Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union released this month its priorities, including Security and the Single Market. Both are high on Euralarm’s agenda.
Peter Massingberd-Mundy, a standardisation expert active within various Technical Groups of the Euralarm Fire Section, has been confirmed this week as the newly elected Chairman of the European Committee for Standardisation’s Technical 72 Fire detection and fire alarm systems, CEN/TC 72.
Cutting-edge and freshly published research on fire safety was presented during a joint conference of EUSAS and Euralarm, the leading European trade and research associations in the sector. R&D’s potential impact on current and future standardisation work was a point of focus for the event.