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What is passive fire protection?

Passive fire protection is built into the existing structure of a building and must be part of a fire safety strategy. Having the correct systems in place to suppress a fire into a single area will help keep escape routes safe and open for evacuation. 

By doing this and safeguarding a building’s structure, the lives of staff and visitors can be protected and the financial damage caused by a fire restricted. Ensuring a building’s sustainability and safety will ensure a business can recover quickly if a fire does occur. 

This protection takes place through the installation and use of:

  • Fire doors: Fire doors are designed to maintain the fire compartment lines within a building, reducing the spread of flame and smoke throughout a building, whilst allowing for safe means of escape.
  • Fire dampers: Fire dampers are installed into heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) ducts to prevent the spread of fire within the ductwork through fire-resistance rated walls and floors.
  • Smoke extracts: Smoke extracts aid the survivability and evacuation of occupants by controlling and venting smoke from escape routes. 

Here at EA-RS Passive Fire Protection we have over 25 years of experience within the passive fire protection industry. We aim to ensure that your legal obligations are fully met through the installation of passive fire stopping products tailored to suit the environment and use of space in which you work. 

We also provide regular maintenance checks to provide you with peace of mind knowing your systems will function effectively. If you require an inspection of your passive fire protection systems, or need a new product installed, contact us today.

Our Services Include

  • Fire Stopping Fire Line Compartmentation
  • Fire Protection Installation / Application Design & Specification
  • Fire Stopping Surveys & Maintenance
  • Fire Door Surveys, Install, Refurb, Replacement
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Fire Strategy Design
  • Passive Fire Stopping Seminars & Presentations ‘The Hidden Danger’
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Why Customers Trust Us

  • We had absolutely no idea what fire doors we had fitted in our building, EA-RS Passive Fire Protection completed a full asset and identify areas for improvement.

    - Government Institution -
  • Cables and pipes had compromised our passive fire compartmentation over time, the EA-RS Passive Fire Protection team provided a quick turnaround to survey and protect these areas.

    - Data Centre -
  • We had never looked above our ceiling tiles in the office or considered how a fire could spread so quickly, EA-RS Passive Fire Protection have really helped to open our eyes to the hidden dangers.

    - Commercial Building Owner -

Technical guidance and drawings service to assist at planning stage.


Specification advice to identify the correct product for the risk.


Protecting our historic properties from fire.


Helping residential, commercial and industrial building owners to mitigate their fire risks.


Fully qualified Fire Engineers to help with the your fire strategy requirement and ongoing fire risk assessment needs thoughtout the life cycle of your building.


EA-RS Passive Fire Protection will only ever use a single manufacturer system to create the perfect penetration and linear seal in your building. Ensuring your legal obligations / compliance with certified tested systems.