About Us

Wight Fire & Security

Wight Fire & Security provide fire and security services across the Isle of Wight. We can provide all forms of fire and safety equipment direct from our premises in Sandown as well as all of the required servicing to keep your home or business safe and compliant. Whether you are responsible for an hotel or guest house, industrial unit or shop, holiday park or visitor attraction, we can take care of your alarms, extinguishers, signage, CCTV equipment, fire risk assessments and fire training requirements. Please get in touch and tell us about what you need.

From homeowners to large national companies across the Isle of Wight, we provide comprehensive cover, a highly professional level of service and personal attention to detail.

The largest fire and safety specialist on the Isle of Wight

Wight Fire Co Ltd was formed in the early 1980’s servicing and supplying fire extinguishers. As time has passed the company has expanded to offer a complete range of fire and security related services.  From one employee on a bike we now employ fourteen trained engineers backed up by an experienced  support team in the office. you can find out more about our accreditation here.

We are the largest fire safety specialist on the Isle of Wight with over 4000 customer accounts, which range from the Isle of Wight Council properties (including County Hall, many of the council operated schools, libraries and leisure centres) to private residences. We offer 24-hour Islandwide coverage, operate a fleet of 13 vehicles and have a total of 22 team members.

Steve Winter

Steve became a Director of Wight Fire in October 2010. He has a background in property and business ownership and has enjoyed the challenge of growing the company and increasing the scope of services that they offer. Steve has spent a lot of time studying the fire safety legislation including the relevant British Standards. He particularly enjoys getting out of the office and meeting customers, carrying out fire risk assessments and fire awareness training around the Island. Steve is married to Ness and lives in Whitwell with their youngest son Sam and step son Ben. He enjoys badminton, playing in the league for Yarmouth, as well as playing golf, watching cricket and he has always loved music, being a regular at the islands various music festivals along with the occasional gig on the mainland, ferry allowing.

Jay Lock Wight Fire and Security

Jay Lock

Jay is one of the Directors, having joined the business in 2001 following a successful career in financial services. Over the intervening years he has become conversant with all aspects of the business and together with Steve has overseen the steady growth of the business. Jay champions excellent customer service, enjoys meeting with the clients and is a qualified fire extinguisher technician. He lives in Yaverland with his wife and fellow director Becky and their two children, Liam and Jai. Jay loves his music and regularly attends gigs on the island and mainland. He is also a keen follower of Fulham FC and can often be found at Craven Cottage on a Saturday afternoon.