The effects of fire can be extremely destructive, and lives and livelihoods can be destroyed in a very short period of time. Preventive fire protection helps to avoid fires, and tackle them effectively if they do break out. Fire protection measures in door areas therefore play a crucial role: fire protection doors delay the spread of fire and give people within a building a life-saving advantage.
Whether public facilities, office buildings or schools – people primarily judge buildings in terms of comfort, functionality, aesthetics and safety. In particular, the demands on safety technology have significantly increased in recent years - particularly in the area of fire protection.
The risk of fires in buildings is high, and the numbers are alarming for Germany alone:
Fires are vicious and unpredictable. They usually come as a surprise and cause huge damage. Which is why targeted protective measures are needed to tackle building fires.