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High-security locks with sophisticated standards11.12.2023

High-security locks with sophisticated standards

VdS awards first certification for network locks in distributed systems

International industry highlight: 08.12.2023

VdS-FireSafety Cologne 2023 attracted more fire protection enthusiasts than ever before

The association of European certification bodies highlights client benefits20.11.2023

European Fire & Security Group with new brand identity

Reliable standard for planners and installers: 02.11.2023

VdS-Guidelines on fire alarm technology

The major industry gathering with a multifaceted live program:05.10.2023

VdS-FireSafety Cologne 2023

Benchmark from Germany:04.10.2023

VdS Standard for planning and installation of spark extinguishing systems

VdS: Smoke alarm testing now also in China05.09.2023

Faster test results for manufacturers of smoke alarm devices from and in Asia:

VdS Security Expertise10.08.2023

New service offer for holistic burglary and theft protection

VdS: New support for safe gas extinguishing systems02.06.2023

Updated version of the "Gas Extinguishing Technology Bible" VdS 2454 available for free download:

Save the date: VdS-FireSafety Cologne  on 6th and 7th December 202301.06.2023

Trade fair, forums, VdS-FireSafetyTalk and expert conferences with international program, this year with enlarged exhibition area

VdS-Approval for voice alarm loudspeakers03.05.2023

The precise announcements from voice alarm systems save lives in the event of a fire – if the information comes across clearly and comprehensibly.

Marcel Ruesink appointed as new Managing Director of VdS Nederland B.V.12.04.2023

Change of leadership at VdS in the Netherlands:

VdS 6029: Burglar-Resistant Display Cases05.04.2023

VdS guidelines for burglar-resistant display cases published for the first time

VdS: First Prove Certificate for fire protection technology03.04.2023

The premier „Prove – Powered by VdS“ certificate has now been awarded to a D+H control device.

VdS-FireSafety Cologne 2023:03.03.2023

Trade fair spaces can now be booked

First VdS-Approval for CO detector02.03.2023

The first Approval by VdS has been awarded to Siemens AG, confirming highest safety. 

The big reunion of fire protection professionals:09.12.2022

VdS-FireSafety Cologne 2022 with record attendance