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The Fire Safety Event

8 - 10 APRIL 2025

NEC, Birmingham

FSE 2024

Fire extinguishers


The importance of using security rated doors to avoid opportunists attacks

02 May 2024
Live Fire & Security Testing
Live Fire & Security Testing
The PAS 24 annex A Security Hardware and Cylinder Test Assessment is a manual attack on the locking hardware. Using small tools plus crowbar, and mole grips, plus a secondary attack using the same kit but with the addition of self-cutting traction screws. The B.4.4.2 manual infill removal and B.4.4.4 cutting test is a manual attack test during which chisels and brick bolsters are used to remove the glazing or infill panel for three minutes. Cutting test using tools including chisels and a craft knife to cut through the material of the door leaf for three minutes without entry being achieved.
Mark West, Product Qualification Testing - Element Materials Technology

The Safety & Security Event Series