Fire door scheme to make long-term difference.(Product guide)

As a tracker of the overall impact of the BWF-Certifire Fire Door and Doorset Scheme, the BWF's latest annual opinion trends monitor survey illustrates the need for long-term commitment.

Overall, the survey reveals increased recognition of the scheme year-on-year. However, despite the steady growth of the BWF Approved Fire Door Centre scheme for merchants, with widespread tack of recognition of the labelling system, too many staff are unaware of fitting instructions.

The BWF has launched an advertising campaign intended to encourage merchants to join the network of BWF Approved Fire Door Centres and builders to buy fire doors from accredited branches.

A similar situation exists amongst manufacturers' sales staff as far as fitting instructions are concerned, revealing the continuing need for education at this level. …

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