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THE SHEPHERD CENTRE SELECTED AS FIRESAFE ANZ’S CITY2SURF CHARITY

We are pleased to announce that this year we have chosen to support The Shepherd Centre as our City2Surf charity. The Shepherd Centre was founded in 1970 for children who are deaf or have hearing impairments. Once diagnosed, their highly trained professionals work with the child and their family providing the support and assistance they …

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SOLAR ARRAY CABLING

Due to a fire starting from faulty wiring between old and new sections of solar wiring, there has recently been a new safety alert issued by the NT WorkSafe department. The fire started in a northern suburb of Darwin where, as part of an extension to the property, an existing solar installation was relocated. Although …

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TERMINOLOGY CHANGES IN NEW 1670 STANDARD SERIES

Several Fire Safe Australia & New Zealand staff recently attended Fire Protection Association of Australia conferences outlining changes to the AS new 1670 series; the Standards regarding fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems.Important changes to the “New 1670 Standard Series” included the name changes for two important pieces of equipment. The acronyms “F.I.P.” or Fire …

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