EFSG common application form reduces time-to-market for fire detection products
EFSG, an association of European certification bodies operating in the fire and security sectors, and Euralarm’s Task Force EFSG have been working closely together on a common application form for...
14 September 2023 -
Euralarm: Task Group Environment & Sustainability
Euralarm started a new Task Group focusing on environmental and sustainability issues. The kick-off meeting of the new Task Group took place on August 23rd. Why did Euralarm start a...
5 September 2023 -
Euralarm & US FSSA sign Memorandum of Cooperation
Euralarm and the US Fire Suppression System Association (FSSA) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation. The reciprocal cooperation will focus on education, research, service, and other related activities in the domain...
19 July 2023 -
New Euralarm document: Guidance on Approved fill stations
Euralarm Extinguishing Sectionhas released another new guidance document, the ‘Guidance on Approved fill stations’ that outlines the main important subjects detailing how to ensure filling stations can perform as expected...
5 May 2023 -
Euralarm: postponement of the applicability date of the RED DA
Euralarm has released a statement on postponement of the applicability date of the RED DA. Why Euralarm wants to postpone it and What is the RED DA? The European Commission...
29 March 2023 -
Securing the Future: Cybersecurity Strategies for Physical Security
A multi-association virtual panel discussion on cybersecurity strategies for physical security and the importance of a holistic approach to cybersecurity will be heldon April 5th, starting at 16.00 hours CET...
20 March 2023 -
Fire Safety of Buildings and Energy Performance
The position adopted by the European Parliament’s Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) on the revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) after long and difficult negotiations...
14 March 2023 -
Euralarm: Position Paper on Cyber Resilience Act
Euralarm released a Position Paper on the Cyber Resilience Act. “The position paper – they say from Euralarm – provides the Association’s view on the elements of the proposed Cyber...
24 January 2023 -
Euralarm: progress of Task Group Domestic Life Safety
For the European Fire Safety Week, from 14th to 18th November 2022, focusing on citizen safety at the heart of the energy transition, Thorsten Teichert, chair of Euralarm’s Task Group...
21 November 2022 -
Data Act: Euralarm Position Paper
Euralarm addresses a particular concern regarding the draft Data Act as published on 14 March 2022. On the matter the European association representing the electronic fire safety and security industry...
13 October 2022 -
Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries
Euralarm will hold a webinar on its Guidance Document on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries, on Thursday 20 October starting at 15:00 CET. The webinar will be conducted...
10 October 2022 -
Cybersecurity of connected alarm systems. Euralarm & CENELEC TC 79
Cybersecurity of connected alarm systems is one of today’s challenges. Alarm systems are essential for the economic success of almost all sectors of European markets. Rapid technological developments and policy developments...
16 September 2022 -
Revision of the EN50131-1 for alarm systems. Why important for Europe?
The CENELEC TC79 committee on alarm systems is now looking at a revision of the EN50131-1, the European system standard for intrusion and holdup systems. Euralarm is seriously involved in...
5 September 2022 -
Belgian Association ANPI joins Euralarm
Euralarm has announced its newset member: the Belgian association ANPI (Association Nationale pour la Protection contre l’Incendie et le vol – National Fire and Intrusion Protection Association), which will become...
31 August 2022 -
Euralarm: CPR proposal fails to address the market needs
Euralarm Fire Section members are disappointed that the European Commission’s CPR proposal fails to address the market needs and does not address the main challenge facing standardisation. Nevertheless, Euralarm will...
15 July 2022 -
Euralarm: revised edition of study on False Fire Alarms in Europe
Euralarm‘s Task Group False Alarms released a second revised and expanded edition of the study on false fire alarms in Europe. In this new edition the results and findings of...
28 June 2022 -
Euralarm Industry Forum 2022
Euralarm International Industry Forum 2022 takes place on the 21st June in Brussels. This years’ topics include the Euralarm Strategy 2019-2024 followed by workshops on ‘International Standards and Trade’ and...
7 June 2022 -
Euralarm Position Paper on the New Legislative Framework (NLF) evaluation
Euralarm has given feedback on the New Legislative Framework (NLF). The association’s response to the questions of the European Commission were laid down in a Position Paper. Euralarm remains convinced...
26 April 2022 -
Euralarm President Jon Könz selected for the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum
Euralarm President Jon Könz has been selected as a member of the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum. The Forum consists of 18 members who were selected, based on their particular experience...
16 March 2022 -
Euralarm: guidance on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries
Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries. This new Euralarm guideline provides information on the issues related to the use of...
2 March 2022 -