Fire Door Safety Week GAI FIS Webinar - Fire door safety in the Finishes and Interiors Sector

Fire Doors are essential to building safety, but remain a common area of concern with a lack of knowledge and awareness often undermining safe specification, installation and maintenance, ultimately putting lives at risk. As part of the Fire Door Safety Week initiative GAI has teamed up with FIS to highlight the key priorities for delivering fire door safety in specialist interior and fit-out contracts. This virtual event will look at the key pillars of quality defined in the FIS Product Process People Quality Framework to support safe specification and installations. We will also look at ways to ensure that information is managed through to inspection to ensure these essential fire safety products continue to provide protection throughout their service life. Programme The event will draw on four expert presentations focussed on critical elements of safety: 12:00 – An introduction to Fire Door Safety, the importance of certification and how to maintain it through installation – Hannah Mansell, Technical Director, Masonite 12:20 – Selecting ironmongery, common concerns and how to avoid them – Douglas Masterson, Technical Manager, GAI 12:35 – Mind the Gap, the role of intumescents in Fire Door Safety – Tim Foster, Sales & Marketing Manager, Mann McGowan 12:50 – The Golden Thread, essential information and how to manage it – Alan Brown, Director, Fire DNA and Forza Doors 13:05 – Fire Door Safety Clinic Our speakers will be joined on a panel by a Fire Door Inspector to support your questions. 13:35 – Close About Fire Door Safety Week Fire Door Safety Week 2021 will run from 20 – 26 September. As always, we’ll be raising awareness of the critical role that fire doors play in saving lives and protecting property. Highlighting key industry issues and providing a wealth of fire door information and guidance, free of charge from the Fire Door Safety Week Toolkit.

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9/21/2021 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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