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Fire Safety Is Changing

Fire Safety in Private Sector is Changing. This is a comprehensive webinar event specifically tailored to Fire Safety Professionals within the Private Sector including hotels, care homes and any commercial properties.

  • Changes to the Fire Safety Bill – How are Your Buildings Affected?
  • How will Businesses and Accountable Persons be Implicated if Properties are Found to be Non-Compliant?
  • How to Maintain Business Continuity During Fire Safety Works Cladding and the true make-up of facades
  • Fire-Rated Sprinkler Systems
  • Managing Fire Safety in Split Properties (e.g., residential property above commercial units)
  • How to Best Utilise Your Fire Safety Budget

Speak to a fire safety expert


With plenty of networking opportunity, and keynote speakers with years of experience in the industry, this event is definitely a must-attend.

Guest Speaker Profiles

Howard Melvin

Technical Director at Ventro Group

Howard is the Technical Director at Ventro, and has been working in the fire industry for over 30 years. He is experienced in many practical aspects of project management, having a detailed knowledge of Health & Safety guidelines (working with our external consultants Citation) and fire safety standards. Fully qualified by BM TRADA, he provides valuable oversight and direction for the regional Health, Safety and Quality Teams on the operational side of the business.

Phil Jones

Fire Safety Consultant - Ventro Group

Former Professional Rugby Player, Phil is now an integral part of the Ventro team. Heading a team that looks after Fire Safety in properties within the Private Sector across the UK, Phil helps deliver fire safety systems to ensure the safety of all those occupying commercial properties.

Mark Winstanley

Regional Facade Manager - Siderise Group

Mark has over 35 years' experience in the metal building envelope. Involved in specifying projects worldwide from Aberdeen to Abu Dhabi. Mark's background includes production, sales, and marketing of everything from fasteners costing a couple of pence a square metre, to rainscreen systems costing thousands of pounds.

Anne Isaacs

Estate Manager - Rivermead Court

Anne has managed student halls for more than 20 years, and has experience first-hand of what did not go wrong when a real fire took place in one of her student halls. For the last 3 years Anne has been managing a private estate consisting of 211 luxury flats. Her spare time is spent volunteering for IOSH as well as being a school governor.