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Fire safety in the healthcare sector
Whether you work in a care home, hospital or other healthcare setting, Fireco can help you with your fire safety needs.
We have solutions that can help with:
- Easier access for stretchers, wheelchairs and other equipment
- Removing the obstruction of a closed fire heavy door
- Patients that are bedbound not feeling isolated behind a closed fire door
- Compliance with fire regulations
- No more struggling with heavy doors so frailer and less mobile patients can move around more easily
- Minimising risk of injury from heavy doors closing too quickly
A Sussex hospital solved its heavy fire door problem with Dorgard Pro. Watch our video to find out more.
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