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 -
Euralarm: supply chain issues in the fire and security industry
Euralarm underlines that since the corona pandemic introduced the world to the concept of “the new normal,” nothing is normal anymore.A simple incident can be disastrous for something as vital...
7 February 2022 -
Euralarm: new guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems
Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems/equipment controlled by electronic detection systems. Unlike a production tool, a fire protection system is on operational standby...
22 December 2021 -
Euralarm: Jon Könz new President
Euralarm, the European association representing the fire safety and security industry, has chosen Jon Könz as new President, during the 51st General Assembly. Könz succeeds Martin Harvey who was President...
9 December 2021 -
Euralarm Position Paper: EC proposal for Artificial Intelligence Regulation
Euralarm, that has a new logo and website, released a Position Paper on the EC proposal for a Regulation on Artificial Intelligence. The Position Paper follows some informal discussions with...
4 October 2021 -
Positive vote on EN 50710. What does it mean?
“Euralarm’s Services Section – as they underline from the European Association – reports an important step forward for service providers and end-users of remote services: the very positive vote on...
19 July 2021 -
Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021
Euralarm released its Annual Report 2020-2021. “Traditionally – they underline from Euralarm – the annual report covers the period running between the General Assemblies of the association. This year however...
27 May 2021 -
EUSAS conference: how AI can support or optimise fire detection and security
How can AI improve security and safety? EUSAS organised a successful digital European Conference covering the topic ‘Artificial intelligence in fire detection and security – without the hype’. The online...
14 April 2021 -
Euralarm supports call of EP to improve standards for construction products
Euralarm endorses a resolution of the European Parliament asking quick solutions from the European Commission to improve the standardization of construction products while pushing for a transition to a sustainable...
1 April 2021 -
OSSA joins Euralarm to Accelerate IoT Integration
OSSA, the Open Security & Safety Alliance, an industry body comprised of stakeholders from all facets of the security, safety and building automation space, joined Euralarm, the association of European...
29 January 2021 -
Euralarm: position on internet-connected radio equipment and wearables
Euralarm has commented on the upcoming delegated act for internet-connected and wearable radio equipment as part of the Radio Equipment Directive. The comments and proposals are given in view of...
29 October 2020 -
Euralarm: guidance document on gaseous systems
Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document explaining the differences between approved gaseous extinguishing systems and components. The aim of the guideline is to make any person involved in...
16 October 2020 -
CPR question: to hinder or not to hinder?
Standards for products and services are surely at the heart of success of the fire safety industry. Euralarm’ members need a fast and flexible standards-setting system because it is not...
28 August 2020 -
Euralarm: Will Cybersecurity be included in the Radio Equipment Directive?
Euralarm draws attention to Cybersecurity and the Radio Equipment Directive (RED). The RED which is applicable for most wireless equipment also in the fire and security industry looks to be...
6 July 2020 -
Euralarm: doors open for Associate Members
Euralarm, prior to organising its Extraordinary General Assembly and following a decision of its members, opened the doors for Associate Members to work together to keep Europe a safe place...
18 June 2020 -
Euralarm Annual Report 2019-2020. Central theme: a secure and safe society
Euralarm has released its Annual Report 2019-2020, that coincides with its 50th anniversary. As a result of the COVID-19 crisis the report is released after an Extraordinary General Assembly which...
5 June 2020 -
EU Recovery Plan needed for a safer and more secure Society
Europe is taking the first steps towards economic and social recovery after the COVID-19 crisis: now it is also time to rethink the future. European politicians and institutions are now...
26 May 2020 -