Chubb Provides Integrated Fire Safety Solution for Northwards Housing

Sep 7, 2015

England

Chubb has been chosen by Northwards Housing to design and install fire alarm systems integrated with existing assisted living solution technology to protect residents at five sheltered housing developments.

Chubb Provides Integrated Fire Safety Solution for Northwards Housing
Chubb has worked with Northwards Housing Association for more than five years, providing assistive living solution systems and monitoring services through its Chubb Community Care business.

Chubb has worked with Northwards Housing Association for more than five years, providing assistive living solution systems and monitoring services through its Chubb Community Care business. Chubb Fire & Security won the new fire alarm contract following a detailed tender process, involving several client meetings and site visits.

Alan White, principal engineer for home improvements, Northwards Housing, said Chubb is a name the housing provider trusts.

"Our excellent relationship with Chubb Community Care, together with Chubb Fire & Security's professional, industry-respected reputation made the company an obvious choice for our fire safety requirements," he said. "Chubb impressed us with its understanding of the latest British Standards and ability to provide designs compliant with the latest regulations. Since the fire alarm system needed to integrate with the existing assistive living solution system, the contract has benefitted from both companies coming under the Chubb umbrella."

"Northwards Housing Association has a responsibility to provide good and safe homes," he added. "We aim to go above and beyond the Government's Decent Homes Standards, and both Chubb businesses have supported us in this goal."

Northwards Housing Association is an arm's length management organisation responsible for all aspects of maintenance and management in over 13,500 of Manchester City Council's North Manchester properties.

Back

Protecting your world

Chubb was manufacturing safes as early as the 1840s

Nearly 200 year history

For nearly 200 years, Chubb's mission has been to make the world a safer place by protecting our customers with essential systems, equipment and services.

Learn More
Chubb alarm receiving centres operate 24/7 365 days a year

Monitoring

Premises protected by Chubb can be monitored by our own alarm receiving centres (ARCs) 24/7, we operate 365 days of the year, ensuring that we are always here when you need us, protecting your world.

Learn More
Chubb expert support comes from one of the best known brands in the fire safety and security industry

Expert Support

Chubb is one of the UK's best‑known providers of fire safety and security solutions for businesses and organisations nationwide. For support and advice please contact us to find out more.

Learn More