It's about Building Safety: Firestopping of service penetrations

To assist in the design, specification and installation of building services penetrations to ensure fire compartmentation is maintained, five leading not-for-profit organisations have launched a Best Practice Design and Installation Guide, Firestopping of Service Penetrations. 

It's about Integrity: The FIS Acoustic Verification Scheme

Reassurance for specifiers and designers through third party verification of test evidence and clearly presented and easily comparible information.

It's about Collaboration: We're stronger together

Our mission is to set members up for success.

It's about safety: Start using Partitioning and Ironmongery to Help Manage Social Distancing

The guide has been produced by FIS, working with Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI), to help business owners understand the needs of its workforce and use partitioning to safely divide its workspace.

Uniting the supply chain to raise standards and improve quality in the £10 billion Finishes, Fit-out and Interiors Sector

FIS launch new Business Risk Management Tool

FIS launch new Business Risk Management Tool

The Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) has launched a new Business Risk Management Tool to support contractors and help them adopt a structured approach to understanding risk and reducing uncertainty. Launched at the FIS Virtual AGM and Conference on the 24th...

Guidance to help business owners manage workspace social distancing

Guidance to help business owners manage workspace social distancing

A new guide that helps business owners understand the needs of its workforce and help plan safe working spaces that enable social distancing and help companies work effectively during the COVID-19 pandemic has been published today. Entitled “How Business Owners Can...

Changes to COVID Guidance on Showrooms in England

Changes to COVID Guidance on Showrooms in England

The Government has added further guidance on the closure of non‐essential businesses. The list now includes showrooms for products used in homes, including bathrooms, kitchens and glazing, which should be closed to the public, including where they are located as...

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