Euralarm progress Task Group Domestic Life Safety
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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...
Euralarm proposed data act
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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...
Euralarm webinar Guidance Document on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries
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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...
Euralarm and CENELEC TC 79 on cybersecurity in alarm systems
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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...
Euralarm revision of the EN50131-1 for alarm systems
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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...
Euralarm ANPI
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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...
Euralarm Fire Section
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
Euralarm: new guidance document on maintenance of extinguishing systems
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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...
Euralarm: Jon Könz new President
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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...
Euralarm Position Paper: EC proposal for Artificial Intelligence Regulation
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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...
Positive vote on EN 50710. What does it mean?
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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...
Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021
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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...
EUSAS conference: how AI can support or optimise fire detection and security
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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...
Euralarm supports call of EP to improve standards for construction products
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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...

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