For manufacturers – this service assures performance, quality, reliability and traceability of all fire protection products and systems. The Certifire brand is recognised by regulatory authorities worldwide as an international mark of fire safety across a diverse range of products including hardware.
For installers – this scheme has been instrumental in improving the installation and maintenance standards of passive and active fire protection products and systems. This is the mark of endorsement of competency in the installation of products and systems, vital for achieving the protection required.
For manufacturers and suppliers – this scheme offers end users confidence in a product’s performance to deliver property protection and public safety. In the UK, Certisecure supports the police-sponsored Secured by Design initiative.
For fire risk assessors – this scheme certificates the competence of individuals and companies carrying out fire risk assessments. In the UK it is a legal requirement of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 to maintain such an assessment by individuals or companies for any building.
For regulators, enforcement authorities, contractors, owners, managers and users – this service provides confidence in the level of fire protection measures and that they will perform as anticipated in the event of a fire.
CE Marking – we provide services in support of the Construction Products Regulation including the attestation of conformity of products by certification against the essential requirements of harmonised European Norms (hEN’s) for compulsory CE Marking.
European Technical Approvals - in addition we are able to develop European Technical Approvals for ‘novel products.’ We pride ourselves in being the only European ETA issuing body that specialises in fire protection products and systems.
Wheelmark – we are a Notified Body under the Marine Equipment Directive and can provide the necessary certification and testing to give approval for products for use in European registered vessels and the right to apply the Wheelmark.
EWCL 5 - ISO Guide 65/67 System 5 product certification enabling international market access through comprehensive quality performance assessment.