Fire Detection & Alarm Council

The FIA Fire Detection & Alarm Council represents manufacturers and suppliers of fire detection and alarm equipment.

The Council’s key role is to present the collective views of this sector of the industry, including negotiation and discussion with government and other external bodies.

The Council is made up of 15 elected members representing small, medium and larger FIA member companies:

  • Chair - Peter Massingberd-Mundy, Xtralis
  • Member - Jacob Andelin, No Climb Products Ltd
  • Member - Paul Dennis, Sovereign Housing Association
  • Member - Simon Foulkes, Honeywell Fire Safety
  • Member - Faruk Meah, Johnson Controls T/A ADT Fire & Security UK & Ireland
  • Member - John Newton, Advanced Electronics Ltd
  • Member - Paul Pope, Global Fire Equipment
  • Member - Jon Redfearn, Eurofyre Limited
  • Member - Andy Speake, Aico Ltd
  • Member - Angus Stone, Eaton Fire Systems
  • Member - Michael Stonehouse, Tyco Fire Protection Products
  • Member - Ray Turner, Kentec Electronics Ltd
  • Member - Neil Woodward, Neil Woodward
  • Member - Neil Young, Cranford Controls Ltd

As well as representing members’ interests, the Council monitors and influences the development of relevant standards, legislation and regulations. It also commissions research.

In addition, it provides guidance for product-­related marketing, communications and training issues.