Fire Service Industry News: Wrightstyle Looks Back from Curfew to Modern US Fire Safety

08/14/2013
Wrightstyle, in the UK steel glazing company, supplies its fire-rated systems internationally.  Jane Embury, the company’s marketing director, looks back on some tragic milestones that have shaped modern US fire and building regulations .  In the USA and Canada, Wrightstyle supplies through Hope’s Windows, Inc. (Jamestown NY), a leading manufacturer of steel and bronze glazing systems. We tend to think of fire safety as something relatively new; a modern, democratic and enlightened concept that places a value on everybody’s lives.  However, fire regulation has been an issue for much longer – in Europe, back to William the Conqueror in the 11th century. Back then, the averag...

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