This month’s team spotlight blog focuses on Kristian – our senior account manager.Read More
Don’t like the smell of wasabi? Us either, and Japanese research teams have used this to their advantage by making wasabi-smelling fire alarms.Read More
The number of children vaping is increasing year on year, creating a nationwide issue that affects those in the education system. Research shows over 54% of teachers have reported pupils repeatedly leave lessons in order to vape – which not only affects physical health but results in a loss of learning time, impacting education.Read More
Originally a supplier in generic electrical products, Hispec was founded over 20 years ago in 2002. Since then, Hispec has evolved, first finding success in their range of electromagnetic transformers before finding its place in the fire detection and safety market. Hipsec now develops a range of commercial, domestic and industrial LED lighting products and fire safety devices, serving customers all over the UK and Ireland.Read More
The TwinflexPro² is an intelligent 2-wire fire detection system that uses conventional cabling. The system is categorised as Analogue non-addressable and employs the Twinflex data protocol for communication. Available in 2, 4, and 8 zone variants, Fike TwinflexPro2 can handle up to 32 Twinflex devices per circuit.Read More
PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network) telephone lines are used by many communicators installed in fire alarm panels, intruder alarm panels and other systems, to transmit information about system errors or fire events. However, from 2025, PSTN lines will be switched off.
We’ll be operating reduced hours this festive period.
We will be closing for Christmas at 1:00 pm on Friday 22nd December 2023. We will re-open at 8:30 am on Tuesday 2nd January 2024.
We kindly ask customers to place orders as soon as possible, as the order cut off date will be midday (12pm) on Friday 22nd December. Orders placed after this will be processed in January 2024.
We thank you for your support and custom this year, and look forward to 2024.
We hope you have a happy and healthy Christmas and New Year.
This month we interviewed our Account Manager Gemma, so that you can get to know her better.Read More
Fire extinguishers are vital safety devices used to combat fires and minimise their destructive potential. They come in various types, each designed to tackle specific fire classes, such as Class A (ordinary combustibles like wood and paper), Class B (flammable liquids), and Class C (electrical fires).Read More