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Latest News

CDS Macmillan Coffee Morning a Great Success! #coffeemorning

Our Macmillan Coffee Morning was a great success! Thank you to everyon... view more >

Intruder Alarm Systems - ACPO Policy Changes 2006

NEW POLICE RESPONSE POLICY (FROM 1ST APRIL 2006) ACPO (Association of... view more >

Intruder Alarm Systems - EN50131

From 1st October 2005 New European Standards for Intruder Alarms repla... view more >

News Articles

Security & Fire Technology Day 2018

Published 23/11/2017 14:43

SAVE THE DATE...     We invite you to join us for a our 3rd Professional Security & Fire Technology Open Day, taking place at The Ramside Hall Hotel on Wednesday 31st January 2018. The technology day gives you the ideal opportunity to get hands-on with the latest security & fir...

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Mission Christmas

Published 22/11/2017 15:01

47,500 North East children could wake up to nothing this Christmas. Please help us make their Christmas Day special this year. With 1 in 4 children in the North East go to bed in the evening without a hot meal, or living in a house without central heating, for these families, Christmas is a luxury...

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CDS Macmillan Coffee Morning a Great Success! #coffeemorning

Published 28/09/2017 16:48

Our Macmillan Coffee Morning was a great success! Thank you to everyone that contributed cakes and their time to come along and help us in raising money for the Macmillan Cancer Support Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning.   Our wonderful team managed to bake an incredible amount of cakes, cook...

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Important Changes to Fire Detection Regulations

Published 20/09/2017 10:33

From 1st September 2017 BS5839:2013 has been replaced with BS5839:2017.   BS 5839-1 provides recommendations for the planning, design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and fire alarm systems in and around non-domestic premises.   The revised standard pr...

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Great North Run 2017!

Published 11/09/2017 16:05

Well done to everyone competing in the Great North Run 2017, especially our very own Luke Robinson who ran a fantastic 2 hours and 8 minutes and raised over £550 for The Clarke Lister Brain Haemorrhage Foundation! Well done Luke, a fantastic achievement! https://www.justgiving.com/clarkeliste...

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ISO 9000:2015 Accreditation Success

Published 24/07/2017 10:55

We are delighted to be amongst the first Security and Fire specialists in the North East to have successfully passed our audit and to be officially accredited to ISO9000:2015 Quality Management Standard.     Since 1989 we have retained our GOLD standard from NSI (The National Security In...

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CDS Win Park View Student Village Contract

Published 17/07/2017 15:01

CDS Security & Fire are delighted to have secured the Access Control, IP Intercoms and Emergency Voice Communication & Fire Refuge Systems as works commence on a £75m scheme to create new student village for Newcastle University.   Park View Student Village will provide almost 1...

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Is Your Fire Alarm Meeting Current BS5839-1:2013?

Published 23/06/2017 16:06

Fire Alarm Standards BS5839-1:2013 Fire detection and fire alarm systems for buildings – Code of practice for design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of systems in non-domestic premises.   The above revision to British Standards came into force back in March 2013, and ...

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CDS installs fire alarm and voice evacuation system at one of the largest north east shopping centre

Published 18/03/2014 11:41

CDS INSTALLS FIRE ALARM AND VOICE EVACUATION SYSTEM AT ONE OF THE LARGEST NORTH EAST SHOPPING CENTRES   A family-run security company, who have been working in the North East for over 27 years, have just completed a £400,000 contract installing a high-end fire alarm and voice evacua...

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Intruder Alarm Systems - ACPO Policy Changes 2006

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

NEW POLICE RESPONSE POLICY (FROM 1ST APRIL 2006) ACPO (Association of Chief Police Officers) tightened national police response to Remotely Monitored Security Systems in April 2006. The ACPO policy states “after the 1st of April 2006 we will allow 3 Policed false intruder activations and 2 P...

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Intruder Alarm Systems - EN50131

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

From 1st October 2005 New European Standards for Intruder Alarms replaced British Standard 4737. These apply to all Intruder Alarm Systems to be installed to Domestic and Commercial premises alike. Overview Intruder Alarm Systems have to be security graded. The grading is dependant upon a risk ass...

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Fire Safety Order (2005) - Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order (RRFSO)

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

Fire Safety Order (2005) – Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order (RRFSO) Overview The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRFSO) is the most major reform of fire legislation in 30years and affects all non-domestic premises in England & Wales. Particulars Gives prevention the same...

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INDUCTION LOOPS - BS7594:2011

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

INDUCTION LOOPS - BS7594:2011 BS7594:2011 is the Code of Practice for audio-frequency induction-loop systems (AFILS Systems), commonly known as Induction Loops, Hearing Loops or Deaf Loops. BS7594:2011 replaces BS7594:1993 and provides clarification to the existing BS EN 60118-4:2006 Electroacoust...

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INTRUDER ALARMS PD6662:2010

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

INTRUDER ALARMS PD6662:2010 PD6662:2010 is the Scheme for the application of European Standards for Intrusion and hold-up alarm systems. It is a revision of the PD6662:2004 document, to which British Intruder Alarm systems have been installed. There has been a dual running of the two standards sinc...

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DISABLED REFUGE BS5839 Pt9:2011

Published 24/08/2012 11:00

DISABLED REFUGE BS5839 Pt9:2011 BS 5839-9:2011 is the Code of practice for the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of emergency voice communication systems (EVC Systems). Disabled Refuge and Emergency Voice Communication Systems must comply with BS9999:2008, BS8300:2009 and BS5839 ...

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CDS Macmillan Coffee Morning a Great Success #coffeemorning

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Our Macmillan Coffee Morning was a great success! Thank you to everyone that contributed cakes and their time to come along and help us in raising money for the Macmillan Cancer Support Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning.   Our wonderful team managed to bake an incredible amount of cakes,...

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