Fire extinguishers Wight Fire Sandown Isle of WightMaintaining the appropriate level of professional accreditation is central to our business. Wight Fire & Security originally attained its BSI ISO 9001 certification in 1985. We pride ourselves in providing a quality service to all of our customers and have continued to ensure that the equipment and services we provide conform to the highest safety and quality standards.

As a requirement of the new Fire Safety Order legislation that came into force on the 1st October 2006, responsible persons must ensure the competency of their contractors.

Wight Fire & Security accreditation

Wight Fire Co Ltd is a BSI ISO 9001 certificated and BAFE registered company to provide portable fire extinguisher maintenance services. Our engineers are BAFE registered fire extinguisher technicians. A BAFE registered company is acknowledged in new Government legislation as the certain way of demonstrating competence in specific areas of fire safety services. It will form an essential part of your Duty of Care. This level of professional competence sets us apart from the everyday fire protection companies who provide fire extinguisher maintenance. It gives our customers peace-of-mind that they are buying from a reputable company that can issue an independent third-party certificate of conformity for fire extinguisher works undertaken.

Wight Fire Co Ltd is a founder member of our trade association, the Independent Fire Engineering & Distributors Association (IFEDA). This enables our company to keep up-to-date on legislation and industry changes.

Wight Fire Co Ltd is approved by the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting, known as NICEIC, for the maintenance and installation of fire alarms and emergency lighting.

We are SSAIB approved contractors covering intruder alarms and security systems enabling us to provide police response facilities to customers where required.

To provide additional peace of mind we have obtained Constructionline accreditation within our fields of expertise along with Safe Contractor accreditation covering fire extinguisher works. These require a stringent assessment to be carried out ensuring that our Health & Safety and business management systems are of the highest quality.

Remember that failure to adhere to the Fire Safety Order guidelines may invalidate some insurance policies.


BAFE is the independent, third party certification registration organisation for the fire protection industry. To bring the benefits of third party certificated quality fire protection companies to you, the customer.

About BAFE

Wight Fire are the only Siemens Solution Partner on the Isle of Wight
Siemens Solution Partners are hand picked to offer comprehensive application and systems expertise, and a high level of project experience on Siemens unique fire alarm systems.
IFEDA, the Independent Fire Engineering & Distributors Association, was founded in 1989, to provide an independent representative body of fire trade companies; and is completely unaligned to any manufacturer.

The British Standards Institution (BSI) was estabilshed more than 100 years ago and has tremendous experience in the creation and implementation of all types of standards, both in the UK and globally.

About BSI
The UK’s leading voluntary regulatory body for the electrical contracting industry; assessing the electrical competence of electricians for nearly sixty years and maintains a roll of over 26,000 registered contractors.

About NIC
Wight Fire construction-line
Constructionline is the UK’s leading procurement and supply chain management service that collects, assesses and monitors standard company information. They assess all of suppliers to government standards, and maintain relationships with a range of industry, ePurchasing and Government partners to ensure that they remain relevant to procurement professionals within the construction industry.
Wightfire SSAIB registered
The Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) is the leading certification body for organisations providing security systems and services. Certification with SSAIB is a mark of excellence. They promote high standards of service and are focused on serving the certification needs of organisations providing security and safety related services.