LPS 1048 Conference: The benefits of third-party certification for sprinkler installers
Automatic sprinkler systems are installed in industrial, storage, commercial, retail, residential and domestic premises to safeguard life, property and the environment.
LPS 1048, BRE’s Loss Prevention Standard, covers the requirements for the approval of sprinkler system contractors in the UK and Ireland.
This event will consider the importance of LPS 1048 for the sprinkler industry, and explore changes made to the standard to ensure its relevancy.
Attendees will hear from expert speakers and subject matter experts, and have the opportunity to network with like-minded professionals.
Bucknalls Lane, Watford, Herts, WD25 9XX
Thursday, 14th September 2023
09:15 – 10:00 Registration and refreshments
10:00 – 10:15 Opening remarks & housekeeping, Cris Francis, Head of Assurance, Assurance Operations (BRE)
10:15 – 10:45 LPS 1048 review update, David Ferguson, Head of Installers, Assessment Services (BRE)
10:45 – 11:15 The role of trade associations in construction, Alasdair Perry, Chief Executive (BAFSA)
11:15 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:00 How sprinklers effect our capacity to underwrite business, Kevin Lyons, Risk Manager, Protection Solutions Team (Aviva)
12:00 – 12:30 An overview of LPCB product approval, Sarah Colwell, Head of Technical Standards and Delivery (BRE)
12:30 – 13:00 Q&A/Closing remarks
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
This agenda is subject to change. Changes can occur up until the start of the event.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
All registrations for this event are subject to availability and to acceptance by BRE, at its discretion.
BRE reserves the right to refuse to accept any registration.
Alasdair PerryChief Executive, BAFSA
Cris FrancisHead of Assurance, Assurance Operations (BRE)
David FergusonHead of Installers, Assessment Services (BRE)
Sarah ColwellHead of Technical Standards and Delivery (BRE)