HC-One is the largest care home provider in the United Kingdom and operates 329 care homes throughout the country specialising in dementia, nursing, residential and specialist care for elderly people. The group was established in 2011 and aim is to be the first-choice care home in each community.
This new purpose built-scheme provides 71 bedrooms each with en-suite.
Fixfire® delivered turnkey Life Safety System installations for this purpose-built scheme including:
Fire Alarm System. Open-protocol system including ADVPLUS4 4 Loop control and indicating equipment with ‘active’ repeater panel at each upper floor level. Category L1 design with audibility levels based on ‘assisted evacuation’. The system includes automatic connection to the Fire Service via a DualCom device.
Fire Door Hold-back devices including electromagnetic Free-swing Door Closers to all bedroom and day room doors and wall mounting hold back devices to communal area corridor doors.
Nurse Call System. CareAlert 600 nurse call system with Call Logging including CareBell™ to main entrance and combined CareDoor™ monitored access control systems throughout with CareEntri™ to main entrance and internal doors eg to stairs and CareXit™ to perimeter exit doors.