Homes For Life – Design

The demonstration house is based on the ‘design for dementia principals’ previously developed by Dr Rob McDonald and Bill Halsall at Liverpool John Moores University. By refurbishing a Victorian terrace, the design of this demonstrator house mimics the likelihood that any adaptive home would not be a new-build. It also provides a visual showcase from … Continue reading “Homes For Life – Design”

Video Flame and Smoke Detectors

Developing test methods to assess video flame and video smoke detectors Video fire detectors emerged as a new means of fire detection around 15 years ago, particularly in large indoor spaces such as those in atria, warehouses and industrial complexes. Detection of fires in such spaces has traditionally been provided by optical beam smoke and … Continue reading “Video Flame and Smoke Detectors”