Sprinkler Saves Archive

  • Distribution Centre Sprinkler Activation Widness

    Image courtesy of Hall & Kay Fire Engineering Fire Rescue Service; Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service Incident; Articulated trailer lorry fire When; 26 July 2022 Time of call; 13:02 Where, Desoto Road, Widnes Occupancy; Distribution Centre Type of premises; Warehouse Automatic fire suppression S...

    July 26 @ 1:02 pm
  • Milton Keynes Industrial Unit Sprinkler Activation

    Screen Recording 2022-07-20 at 09.32.03 credit for videoSome Random Name)@SwayzeGains Fire Rescue Service; Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service (BFRS) Date of Incident: 16 July 2022 Where, Milton Keynes, Bransworth Avenue, Brinklow Occupancy: Warehouse Location of fire; External trailer unit sp...

    July 16
  • Wrexham Industrial Conveyor Belt Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; North Wales Fire & Rescue (NWFRS) Where, Wrexham Industrial Estate When; 13 July 2022 Incident type; Fire Time of Call; 08:43 Occupancy: Industrial Building; Warehouse Location of fire; Conveyor belt Automatic Fire Suppression System; Sprinklers NWFRS have reported the above...

    July 13 @ 8:43 am
  • Watford High-Rise Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service: Hertfordshire Incident: Secondary Fire When: 12 July 2022 Time of call: 4:50 am Time of stop: 06:20 Location: Abbey View, Garsmouth Way, Watford Occupancy: 17 Storey High-Rise Residential Block Number of dwellings: 94 Automatic fire suppression System: Fire Sprinklers   Ima...

    July 12 @ 4:50 am - 6:00 am
  • London, St Mark’s Square Bromley Sprinkler Activation

                    Images LFB Copyright Twitter Posts Fire & Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Date of incident: 03/07/2022 Time of Call 11:58 Premise type: Purpose built flats, 10 or more storeys Type of Incident: Fire Location of Fire;...

    July 3 @ 11:58 am
  • Fire Sprinklers Save Derbyshire School

    Fire Rescue Service; Derbyshire Fire Rescue Service (DFRS) Date of incident; 22 May 2022 Time of call 09:38 Location; Glossopdale School and Sixth Form, Glossop Background; Purpose built new school occupied 2018 Purpose group; Educational building Incident; Fire Location of Incident: Room Automatic ...

    June 18 @ 9:38 am
  • London, Hotel Sprinkler Activation

    Fire & Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Date of incident: 11/06/2022 Time of Call 18:37 Premise type: Hotel of 7 Storeys, 3 basement levels Type of Incident: Fire Location of Fire; Basement Automatic Fire Suppression System; Sprinklers LFB have reported the above-mentioned fire involvin...

    June 11 @ 6:37 pm - 7:35 pm
  • Scotland Specialized Housing Sprinkler Save

    Date of Incident; 8 June 2022 Time of call; 06:44 Location; Scotland Occupancy; Specialized Housing Two storey, 30 Individual  flats with additional care facilities Automatic Fire Suppression System; Sprinklers The Incident The fire occurred within the ground floor of a 2-bedroom flat activating 1 ...

    June 8 @ 6:44 am - 7:44 pm
  • Shropshire Recycling Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service (SFRS) SFRS Resources; Eight Pumping Appliances Date of incident; 1 June 2022 Location; VeoliaBridgnorth Purpose group; Industrial Premises Recycling Use of property; Recycling Plant Paper Time of call; 18:04 Time of stop; 19:08 Incident; Fir...

    June 1 @ 6:04 pm - 7:08 pm
  • Fire Service Match Funding Hostel Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue; Service; Essex County Fire & Rescue Service (ECFRS) Location; Westcliff-On-Sea Date of Incident 28 May 2022 Time of call; 02:38 Use of Premises; Hostel Type of incident; Fire Location of fire; Kitchen Automatic Fire Suppression System; Residential Sprinkler System The benefits of sp...

    May 28 @ 2:38 am - 3:30 pm
  • Supermarket Sprinkler Save, St Helens

    Fire Rescue Service; Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service (MFRS) Date of Incident May 26, 2022 Time of call 04:35 Time of stop 05:19 Location; St Helens Property type; Shop and Commercial (Large Supermarket) Incident; Fire Location of fire; Front of the store Ignition source; Electrical...

    May 26 @ 4:35 am - 5:19 pm
  • Carlisle Factory Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service (CFRS) Date of incident; 5 May 2022 Location; Carlisle Purpose group; Single story factory Time of call 21:22 Incident; Fire Location of Incident Curing Department conveyor belt production line Automatic Fire Suppression System; Sprinklers CFRS ...

    May 5 @ 9:22 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Greenwich Balcony Fire Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Number of fire appliances; 8 pumps Location: River Gardens Walk, Greenwich. Date of incident ;1 May 2022 Time of call: 08:05 Incident; Fire Location of fire; external roof terrace Ignition source; Careless disposal of smoking materials Property type:...

    May 1 @ 8:00 am - 9:13 pm
  • Doncaster Heated Curlers Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (SYFRS) Date of incident; 26 April 2022 Purpose group; Residential(dwellings) flat Property Category; Purpose built flat 10 or more storeys Type of Incident; Fire Location of incident; First floor, bedroom Time of incident; 11:54 Time of...

    April 26 @ 11:54 am - 1:05 pm
  • Elgin High School Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service: Scottish Fire Rescue Service (SFRS) Incident: Fire When: 25 April 2022 Time of call: 12:44 pm Location: Elgin High School, Elgin Occupancy: Comprehensive Education Facility Automatic fire suppression System: Fire Sprinklers  SFRS have reported the following incident; Background...

    April 25 @ 12:44 pm - April 26 @ 9:00 am
  • Wembley High-Rise Bedroom Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Date of Incident; 24 April 2022 Location; London Purpose Group; Purpose built Flats 10 or more stories Consisting of 77 individual self-contained flats Time of call; 14:11 Incident; Fire Location of incident; Bedroom Automatic Fire Suppression System; S...

    April 24 @ 2:11 pm - 3:11 pm
  • Newport Industrial Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) Date of incident; 22 April 2022 Time of call; 00:24 Location; Newport Purpose group; Industrial Processing Incident; Fire Location of Incident; Ground floor process room Automatic Fire Suppression System (AFSS); Sprinkler System The In...

    April 22 @ 12:24 am - 1:34 pm
  • Specialised Housing Sprinkler Activation London

    Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) LFB Resources; Three pumping appliances Date of incident; 21 April 2022 Location; Hackney, Pedro Street Purpose group; Residential Use of property; Specialised Housing Time of call; 12:36 Time of stop; 13:39 Incident; Fire Location of Incident; Kitchen ...

    April 21 @ 12:36 am - 1:39 pm
  • Newport Refuse/Bin Store Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; South Wales Fire & Rescue Service (SWFRS) Date of Incident; April 20, 2022 Purpose group; Residential (dwellings) flat Property Category; 10 or more storeys Housing provider; Newport City Homes Type of incident; Fire Location of Incident; Refuse/bin storage store Time of inc...

    April 20 @ 9:24 pm - 10:33 pm
  • Newport High-Rise Refuse Store Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) Date of incident; 09 April 2022 Time of call; 22:38 Location; St Julian’s, Newport Purpose group; Purpose built Flats, 10 or more storeys Incident; Fire Location of Incident; Refuse Store Automatic Fire Suppression System (AFSS);...

    April 9 @ 10:38 pm - 11:30 pm
  • London Student Accommodation High Rise Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Date of incident; 2 April 2022 Time of Call; 20:20 Type of Incident; Fire Location; Wembley Purpose Group; Residential (Other) Student Accommodation block Number of Storeys; 20 Location of Fire; Kitchen   LFB have reported the above-mentioned four....

    April 2 @ 8:20 pm - 8:58 pm
  • Liverpool Restaurant Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; Merseyside Fire Rescue Service (MFRS) Date of Incident; 29 March 2022 Location; Liverpool Premises; Restaurant Cause of fire; Electrical Sprinkler System; BS12845               Images credit J&J Fire Engineering The above-mentioned incident has been reported invol...

    March 29
  • Sprinkler Balcony Save Brighton

    Fire Rescue Service; East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service (ESFRS) Date of Incident; 19 March 2022 Time of call: 18:03 Premises; Extra Care Housing Scheme Location; Brighton Type of fire; Balcony fire Automatic Fire Sprinkler System; Wet Pipe (Sprinkler) Actuation, 1 sprinkler head The Incident...

    March 19 @ 6:03 pm - 7:03 pm
  • Irvine Kitchen Sprinkler Save Scotland

    Date of Incident: 17 March 2022 Location of Incident: Irvine Premises: Residential block of flats Housing Provider: North Ayrshire Council Location of fire: Kitchen Ignition source: Food, organic Automatic Fire Suppression System: Watermist Image credit NPHS Fire Sprinklers Ltd Kitchen Fire The abov...

    March 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Two London Fires, Two Different Outcomes, Deptford Sprinkler Save

    Two London Fires, Two Different Outcomes Deptford, Electrical Consumer Unit High Rise Fire Activation of the Residential Sprinkler System Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) LFB Resources; Five pumping appliances Date of incident; 16 March 2022 Location; Deptford Purpose group: Purpose bu...

    March 16 @ 11:46 am - 1:14 pm
  • Leicestershire Distribution Warehouse Sprinkler Actuation

      Fire Rescue Service; Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service (LFRS) Date of Incident 16 March 2022 Time of call; 21:30 Location of incident; Magna Park, Leicestershire (Lutterworth) Use of building; Warehouse Type of incident; fire Fixed firefighting system: Sprinkler System (Wet Pipe) Water...

    March 16
  • Recycling Warehouse Sprinkler Activation London

    Recycling Warehouse Sprinkler Activation London Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Eight pump fire Date of incident; 15 March 2022 Location; Crayford Purpose group; Warehouse Time of call; 10:16 Time of stop; 13:41 Incident; Fire Location of Incident; Conveyor belt/hopper Automatic Fire ...

    March 15 @ 10:16 am - 1:41 pm
  • Chester High Rise Electric Bike Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; Cheshire Date of incident; 28 February 2022 Time of incident; 01:30 Location; Chester, Glyn Garth Occupancy; 13 storey blocks of flats Housing Provider; Sanctuary Housing Location of incident; Flat, lounge Ignition source; electrical Automatic Fire Suppression System, BS9251:201...

    February 28 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Scotland School Sprinkler Save

    Occupancy: Community campus which incorporates Crieff High School Where: Crieff, Scotland When; 21 February 2022 Fire Rescue Service; Scottish Fire Rescue Service (SFRS) Time of Call; 12:45 AFSS; BS12845, Commercial Sprinkler installation The benefits of protecting educational buildings in Scotland ...

    February 21 @ 12:45 pm - 3:15 pm
  • North Ayrshire School Saved by Sprinkler System

      Fire Rescue Service; Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Date of Incident; 20 February 2022 Time of call; 21:49 Occupancy; School/leisure centre Location of Fire; Server Room Ignition Source: Electrical 2x sprinkler heads operated Scottish Fire & Rescue Service have reported the above-mentio...

    February 20 @ 9:49 pm - February 21 @ 9:49 pm
  • Bedford Chip Pan Sprinkler Save

                                                     The above images clearly show the benefits of sprinklers following the chip pan fire specifically; No visible fire damage Minimal smoke...

    February 17
  • Sheffield Shop Sprinkler Save

    Date of incident; 10 February 2022 Time of call; 10:51 Fire Rescue Service; South Yorkshire Fire& Rescue Service (SYFRS) Occupancy; Shop (Furniture Store) Location; Sheffield Ignition source; Careless disposal smoking materials Location of fire; Loading bay SYFRS have reported the above-mentione...

    February 10
  • Newport High Rise Bin Store Sprinkler Save

    Fire Rescue Service; South Wales Fire & Rescue Service Date of Incident; 27 January 2022 Time of incident 22:43 Location Newport Green Wood Tower block Occupancy; Residential High-Rise block Location of fire; Refuse container located beneath the premises rubbish chute RSP Fire Sprinkler Systems ...

    January 27 @ 11:44 pm - January 28 @ 12:17 am
  • Cheshire Factory Sprinkler Activation

    Fire Rescue Service; Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service Date of incident; 27 January 2022 Time of call; 11:51 Location of Incident; Road Four Winsford Purpose group; Factory Suppression System; Sprinklers   Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service have reported the following incident involving a macera...

    January 27 @ 11:51 am - 1:00 pm
  • Wellingborough Residential Care Home Sprinkler Save

    Image, credit, NFRS   Image Credit:;Triangle Fire Systems   Fire& Rescue Service; Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) Date of Incident; 27 January 2022 Occupancy; Care home Number of floors 3 Location of fire. Laundry room Ignition source: Industrial Tumble Dryer Automatic...

    January 27
  • Derbyshire Dwelling Sprinkler Save

      Fire Rescue Service; Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service (DFRS) Location; Derby Date of Incident; January 2022 Occupancy; Dwelling Housing provider; Derby Homes Location of fire; Kitchen Ignition source; electrical Automatic Fire Suppression System; Sprinkler System   Nationwide Sprinkler...

    January 24
  • Newcastle Apartment Sprinkler Save

    FRS: Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service Date of Incident 7 January 2022 Time of call 23:38 Occupancy: Purpose built block of flats Location of fire: Kitchen Ignition source: Careless disposal of smoking materials Number of heads actuated: 1 Residential Sprinkler System Tyne and...

    January 7 @ 11:38 pm
  • Chip Pan Sprinkler Save Wales

    Image, credit RSP Fire Sprinkler Systems FRS; South WalesFire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) Date of Incident; 29 December 2021 Time of incident; 02:00 Location; Tonypandy,Rhondda Occupancy; single private dwelling (House) Type of incident; Chip pan fire Location of fire; Kitchen Domestic sprinkler syst...

    29 December 2021 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Enfield Industrial Estate, Recycling Plant Activation

      Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Location; Industrial estate, Jeffreys Road Fire; Single storey loading bay containing 8 tonnes of mixed recycling 82M x 52M Date of incident; 12 November 2021 Time of call; 06:47 Occupancy; Commercial recycling plant unit of two floors...

    24 December 2021 @ 6:47 am
  • Residential High Rise Sprinkler Save London

    FRS; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Date of Incident; 24/12/2021 Time Of Call; 06:06 Occupancy; Residential block of flats of six floors consisting of 60 flats (Converted office block) Dimensions; 10m x 20m Location of fire; Bedroom Ignition source; Careless disposal of smoking materials Sprinkler system...

    24 December 2021 @ 6:06 am - 6:06 pm
  • Gateshead, Warehouse Sprinkler Save including images/video

    Fire Rescue Service; Tyne and Wear Fire Rescue Service Date of Incident; 17 December 2021 Time of Call 11:57 Occupancy; Warehouse Ignition source; Propane powered forklift truck EN BS12845 Sprinkler System with external pump house, external tank           The benefits of...

    17 December 2021
  • Clapham High Rise Sprinkler Save

    Date of incident ;13 December 2021 Time of call; 19:33 Location of incident; Clapham, London Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Occupancy; Residential block of flats of 12 floors Location of fire, utility room Activation 1x sprinkler head (Reliable RFC49) Water supply Suction tank...

    13 December 2021 @ 7:33 pm - 8:11 pm
  • Ilford Academy School Sprinkler Save

    Date of Incident; 24 November 2021 Time of Incident; 12:51 Location; Ilford Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade Occupancy; Academy school of 3 floors Location of fire; Changing room Sprinkler System; BS12845, water supply town mains booster pumps LFB have reported the above-mentioned incident i...

    24 November 2021
  • Swindon School Sprinkler Save Update

      Date of incident; 22 November 2021 Time of call; 1:46 Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Rescue Service Occupancy; Single Storey Primary School Location; Lydiard Millicent Swindon Fire; Ground floor toilet, suppressed by school sprinkler system Dorset and Wiltshire Fire Rescue Service have provided t...

    22 November 2021
  • Lithium-Ion E Bike Battery Sprinkler Save London

    Date of incident; 21/11/21 Time of call; 05:07 Location; Lanterns Way, Isle of Dogs, London Occupancy; High rise residential flats of 21 floors Fire involving a Lithium-Ion battery London Fire Brigade have reported the above-mentioned fire which was extinguished by the activation of three sprinkler...

    21 November 2021 @ 12:00 am - 5:07 am
  • Elephant & Castle Sprinkler Activation

    Date of incident: 4 November 2021 Time of Call: 10:56 Cause of fire: Unsafe disposal of smoking materials Occupancy: 32 Storey residential block of flats Location of fire: 18 floor, balcony Sprinkler system: Wet pipe, water supply: – suction tank and pump 1 x residential...

    4 November 2021
  • Revised Sprinkler Save In Cornwall’s Only High-Rise Residential block

    Date of incident; 1 November 2021 Time of call; 12:43 Attendance of Cornwall Fire & Rescue Service Park House, Bridge Road St Austell Occupancy; Residential Location of fire; Kitchen Sprinkler system retrofitted                         Update...

    1 November 2021 @ 12:43 pm - 1:45 pm
  • Paint Factory Sprinkler Activation Wolverhampton

    Date of Incident; 29 October 2021 Location; Heath Town Industrial/warehouse unit FRS; West Midlands Fire service (WMFS) Activation, commercial sprinkler system WMFS, reported that 8 fire appliances including an aerial platform attended a fire in the roof space of an ink (paint) industrial unit invol...

    29 October 2021
  • Birmingham High Rise Sprinkler Save

    Date: – 29 October 2021 Location: – Bromford Occupancy: -High rise residential block Number of floors:-13 Fire & Rescue Service: – West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) WMFS, have reported that a fire within a 6th floor flat was extinguished by the residential sprinkler system, wit...

    29 October 2021
  • London Shopping Centre Fire

    Fire Rescue Service; London Fire Brigade Location; Stratford Occupancy; Shopping Centre Location of fire; single retail unit Date of incident; 17 October 2021 Time of Call 10:03 Activation premises sprinkler system Cause of the fire; electrical   It is reported that 25% of a of...

    17 October 2021 @ 10:03 am - 1:09 pm
  • Essex Residential Sprinkler Save

    Location; Harlow Essex Date of incident; 12 October 2021 Time of call; 10:23 4x Fire Appliances mobilised Essex County Fire & Rescue Service (communications department) have  reported that a bin fire in a residential block of flats was successfully extinguished following the activation of the.....

    12 October 2021 @ 10:23 am - 10:50 am
  • Cumbria waste site deluge save

    Fire Rescue Service; Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service (CFRS) Date of Incident; 04/10/21 Location; Hespin Wood Time of call; 05:47 Occupancy; waste management 2 pumping; appliances Deluge; fixed fire protection system CFRS have reported a fire within a commercial building ion the second floor involv...

    4 October 2021 @ 5:47 am - 7:00 am
  • SprinklerSave : high rise, London

    Date of incident;29 September 2021 time of call; 0707 Location; Croydon Property type ;Purpose built block of flats over 10 floors The benefits of sprinklers have clearly been clearly demonstrated once again following a further fire in the same residential block of flats following an...

    29 September 2021
  • High Wycombe Personal Protection System Activation

    Date of Incident; 28 September 2021 Fire Rescue Service; Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service Location; High Wycombe District Location of fire; Room Type of property; flat Ignition source; Smoking materials Automatic Fire Suppression System; Personal Protection System (PPS)   The above-menti...

    28 September 2021
  • Luton Shopping Center Sprinkler Save

    Basement Shopping Center, Sprinkler Save Date of incident :- 16 September 2021 Location :-Luton Mall shopping centre Occupancy:- Commercial /retail unit, Location of fire :-Basement Cause of fire:- Electrical intake box Injuries/fatalities:- None reported The benefits of installing commercial sprink...

    16 September 2021
  • Sprinklers Suppress London Shopping Centre fire

    Date of incident: 9 September 2021 Time of incident : 02:46 hours London Fire Brigade (LFB) resources: 4 Fire Appliances Location of fire : Commercial unit Premises type:Shopping Centre Location: Shepherds Bush Cause of fire : Failure of a capacitor within a fridge compressor compartment....

    9 September 2021 @ 2:46 am
  • Edinburgh Community High School Sprinkler Save

      Date of incident :-2 September 2021 Time of Incident:- 10:59 Location of fire:- First floor toilet Following the article published by Edinburgh live, it is reported that The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service attended a fire at the above mentioned school which activated the...

    2 September 2021 @ 10:59 am - 3 September 2021 @ 8:00 am
  • Isle of Dogs High Rise Flat Sprinkler Save

    On the 17 August, 14:03 pm, London Fire Brigade (LFB) were called to a high rise residential flat fire on the 37th floor on Marsh Wall in the Isle of Dogs. Two  residential sprinkler heads  operated containing the fire and limiting its impact with fire...

    17 August 2021 @ 1:30 pm - 2:37 pm
  • Rufforth Recycling Plant Sprinkler Save

    North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue (NYFRS)were called to a fire at 20.33pm, August 11. Dispatching two appliances from Acomb with additional appliances from York and Huntington to attend a fire in a recycling plant building measuring 100m x 25m. The onsite  pre-action type B sprinkler...

    11 August 2021
  • Nottingham Leisure & Entertainment Complex Sprinkler Save

    Nottingham Fire and Rescue Service were called to a fire at the Cornerhouse a large leisure and entertainment complex  located in the centre of  Nottingham city centre, containing a number of commercial premises at 8:45 Sunday 8 August. It was established that the  premises sprinkler...

    8 August 2021 @ 8:45 pm - 13 August 2021 @ 9:24 pm
  • Coventry high rise residential bin store fire

    On the evening of the 8 August, 2021,  West Midlands Fire Rescue Service despatched crews from four local fire stations Foleshill, Coventry, Binley and Canley. Following reports of the bin store being alight at Faulkner House, Stoney a 17 storey residential block of flats. On...

    8 August 2021 @ 12:00 am
  • Newport High Rise Residential Bin Store Fire

    South Wales Fire & Rescue Service (SWFRS) were mobilised to a fire following the activation of the sprinkler system involving a refuse bin located on the ground floor of  a 11 storey residential accommodation block  Lela Pirouet, fire safety officer for Newport City Homes, informed the...

    7 August 2021 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am
  • Essex Superstore Sprinkler Save

    Essex Superstore Sprinkler Save On the 7 August at 4.51am,  Essex Fire & Rescue Service were called to a fire at a large supermarket store in Waltham Abbey. The commercial sprinkler system activated suppressing a fire in one of the rooms within the store. BAFSA...

    7 August 2021 @ 12:00 am
  • Person assisted from Lincoln flat after chip pan fire

    Lincoln chip pan sprinkler save Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue Service (LFRS) tweeted at 7 August, 15:51 hours details of a kitchen fire involving a chip pan left unattended. The residential sprinkler head activated restricting damage to 50% of the kitchen and moderate smoke damage to...

    7 August 2021 @ 12:00 am
  • Manchester High Rise Sprinkler Save

    GMFRS have reported the above mentioned incident which took place in August. 17 floor flat fire Date of incident 2 August 2021 Time of call 17:24 Location Eccles Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service (GMFRS) 6 Pumping Appliances The residential sprinkler system activated following an electri...

    2 August 2021 @ 5:24 pm
  • Stockport Lithium Battery Flat Fire Extinguished by Sprinkler System

    The decision by Stockport Homes and Stockport Council to approve  a multi million pound sprinkler system retrofit investment programme to fund the installation of sprinklers in all 22 of Stockport tower blocks has proven to show that it is money well spent following the fire...

    24 July 2021 @ 5:50 pm - 5:57 pm
  • Erith Ocado Customer Fulfilment Centre Fire Suppressed by Sprinkler Activation

    On the 16 July 2021, The commercial sprinkler system (FM Global Early Suppression Fast Response)  activated at Ocado’s three-storey customer fulfilment centre (CFC) assisting  operational crews from the LFB to suppress, extinguish a deep seated warehouse fire. The London Fire Brigade were ca...

    16 July 2021 @ 12:42 am - 2:00 am
  • Southampton flat bedroom fire suppressed by sprinkler actuation

    Retrofitting projects completed across the country installed by housing providers are clearly evident following the actuation of a sidewall sprinkler-head that actuated suppressing a fire, preventing flashover. This allowed a breathing apparatus team from Hampshire & Isle of Wight Fire & Res...

    12 July 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Coventry Student Accommodation Fire

    There’s no getting away from the fact that the student lifestyle contributes to the level of fire risk, it is therefore pleasing to report that following a fire in a  kitchen, (cooking pan left unattended) the residential sprinkler system activated. On arrival of the West Midlands...

    12 July 2021 @ 12:00 am
  • City of London Sprinkler Save

    FRS; London Fire Brigade (LFB) Location; City of London Date of Incident; 10 July 2021 Time of Call; 20:59 Occupancy; Commercial Location of fire; Kitchen Sprinkler system actuation LFB have reported the above-mentioned incident, resulting in the mobilization of four fire appliances to a fire...

    10 July 2021 @ 9:59 pm
  • Sheffield hospital healthcare laundry room fire

    The effectiveness of sprinklers were clearly demonstrated following a fire caused by an industrial gas powered ironing machine which suppressed and extinguished the fire before the arrival of South Yorkshire Fire Service, no further action was required.The outcome of could have been so different if....

    7 July 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Stockport Bin Room Sprinkler Save

    Attendance of Greater Manchester Fire Rescue Service (GMFRS Date of incident ;7 July 2021 Time of call; 00:23 Location of incident; Stockport Occupancy; High rise residential block, 15 Storeys Location of fire; Bin Room Sprinkler system: Wet Pipe, mains fed   GMFRS have reported the...

    7 July 2021
  • Edinburgh Flat Fire

    The benefits of sprinklers clearly demonstrated following the fire involving a top floor flat in Edinburgh resulting in 5 heads activating.   Further details to follow shortly

    1 July 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Salford high rise refuse store sprinkler save

    Fire Rescue Service; Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service (GMFRS) Date of Incident; 19 June 2021 Time of call; 19:14 Location; Salford Occupancy; Residential 10 or more storeys Fire in Refuse Store 3x Pumping appliances   GMFRS have reported a fire in a high rise...

    19 June 2021 @ 7:14 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Cleveland, residential sprinkler project pays dividends extinguishing a high rise residential building kitchen fire

    In July 2017, a review of fire safety of high rise residential buildings was completed by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council’s Place Select Committee, where it was agreed that Sprinklers and misting systems are installed in all high rise residential buildings across Stockton-on-Tees. The benefits of...

    13 June 2021 @ 4:18 pm - 5:51 pm
  • Flint, Specialised Housing, High Rise Fire

    Flint, Specialised Housing, High Rise Sprinkler Save At 17:42 on Thursday 3 June 2021, North Wales Fire and Rescue Service attended a kitchen flat fire involving a chip pan which had been accidentally left unattended. Crews identified that a sidewall sprinkler head had operated in...

    3 June 2021 @ 5:42 pm
  • High Rise Residential Flat Fire, Bridge Meadow House Birmingham

    On 30 May 2021 a sprinkler system successfully suppressed a fire at Bridge Meadow House, 13 storey residential building in Birmingham, the fire started on an enclosed balcony. The nearest sprinkler head activated and suppressed the fire, without the presence of the sprinkler system the...

    30 May 2021
  • Manchester Waste Site Collection and Recycling Centre

    On the 7th May 2021 at 13:02 hours, 3 pumping appliances from Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service (GMFRS)were mobilised to a fire at the Biffa Waste Services Ltd waste collection and recycling centre on the Northbank Industrial Estate, Irlam On their arrival it was...

    7 May 2021 @ 1:02 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Sprinkler Save, Southend On Sea Flat Fire

    Photograph speaks a thousand words, the benefits of sprinklers can clearly be seen in this hostel fire. One side wall sprinkler head activated suppressing/extinguishing the fire prior to Essex fire & rescue service attending this residential incident. The sprinklers were installed as part of Es...

    9 April 2021 @ 10:17 pm
  • Business premises, East Sussex

    East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service has praised a business in Hastings for installing the sprinklers system, which stopped a small fire quickly spreading throughout the building. Upon arrival, crews found a small fire located in the fan unit, which had been quickly extinguished by...

    12 October 2020
  • Sheltered housing, London

    On 21st July a call was received by BAFSA member Triangle advising the company of a fire in a flat on the 4th floor at 1-133 Garnet Road, Thornton Heath. The call was a result of the sprinkler alarm signalling the call centre. This is...

    23 July 2020
  • Flat, Southampton

    Afire broke out in the kitchen in a high-rise block owned by Southampton City Council on 3rd July. It was successfully suppressed by the sprinkler system with minimal damage. The Fire & Rescue Service attended with multiple units but had little to do but check...

    6 July 2020
  • Flat, Cardiff

    On 24th June, BAFSA member RSP Sprinklers Wales received a call out to small block of flats in Cardiff where their sprinkler system successfully extinguished a fire. The call was received at 1542; their engineer arrived on site at 1626  and had the block fully...

    24 June 2020
  • Flat, Stoke on Trent

    Fire crews with an aerial ladder were to a kitchen fire on the eighth floor of the city centre Lindop Court tower block in Stoke on Trent on 22nd  May. A total of five crews  attended from Longton, Hanley and Newcastle but the fire, believed...

    22 May 2020
  • 2 Sprinkler Saves in kitchens in London

    Burnt cooking in the kitchen of a residential block of flats of three floors in Waddon Court Road, was the cause of a fire which, from the limited information provided, was controlled by a Personal Protection system. The fire was all out on arrival with...

    2 April 2020
  • Flat, London

    On 12 March , LFB crews were called to a rapidly developing fire on the sixth floor external balcony of Tweed Walk Tower Hamlets – a twelve storey apartment block. The fire spread horizontally along the balcony from the seat of the fire affecting the...

    12 March 2020
  • Flat, London

    On the 8th March, crews were called to a 5 pump fire on the 25th floor of a 4 roomed flat of a 39 storey high rise residential block in Southwark Bridge Road. The alarm was raised by the occupier to a kitchen fire, one...

    8 March 2020