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 -
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 -