One of Berkshire’s largest towns, Reading is only 36 miles from the city centre of London. It’s an important commercial centre for Thames Valley, and in fact probably the South of England.
Some of the large companies based in Reading include Microsoft, Oracle, ING Direct and Hibu. Ensuring that commercial properties are properly secure from intruders and a fire safe place for employees to work is important, and something which is Fire Care and Security’s main services.
Some of Fire Care and Security’s main services include:
- Fire alarm installation and servicing
- Fire extinguisher installation and servicing
- Fire risk assessments
- Fire warden training
- Fire marshall training
- Security systems
- Alarm installation and servicing
- CCTV installation and servicing
- Security gates
Fire risk assessments
Fire risk assessments are a legal requirement for companies using commercial premises. FCS’s engineers are fully qualified and trained assessors, ensuring that you and your clients are safe to use the premises. Fire extinguishers, fire doors, fire alarms as well as fire warden and fire marshall training are all key elements of Fire Care and Security’s services.
On the security side, FCS offer a wide array of intruder and security systems. They range from simple door access units through to full CCTV installations and burglar alarm installations.
Reading’s road network benefits from some of the major motorways in the UK, in particular the M4. The train network is well connected with most of the UK. Its main route is in to London Waterloo.
For shopping and entertainment, Reading’s The Oracle is at the centre of it all. Hundreds of retail shops and venues, along with a plethora of bars and dining options. Some of the top restaurant chains are based in or around The Oracle, including Jamie Oliver’s Italian.
Reading Football Club play at Madejski stadium. Also known as ‘The Royals’ the football club have had mix fortunes in recent years including spells in the Premiership. The Madejski stadium is also home to London Irish ruby union club, one of the UK’s best top rugby union teams who play in the top league.