Contract Beds & Mattresses?
Contract Beds and Mattresses are those that adhere to specific UK & EU fire regulatory standards. These standards exceed those found in beds & mattresses for domestic homes. The standard UK and EU fire regulations for beds & mattresses in the 'contract' arena are of 'Medium Standard'. This suggests that the products must adhere to the minimum test requirements of BS7177: 1996.
This comprises of the following tests;
- BS EN597-1 (Cigarette)
- BS EN597-2 (Match)
- CRIB 5 - BS6807
All the products we supply to contract customers conform to these standards
Does My Business Need Contract Beds & Mattresses?
All of the following establishments are classed as being within the 'contract' arena and must therefore use 'contract' beds & mattresses as standard;
- Hotels / Bed & Breakfasts / Guest Houses
- Residential / Boarding Schools
- University Halls of Residence
- Care Homes
- Holiday Camps
- Buy-to-Let Properties
Please note that failure to use contract beds and mattresses in these arenas could lead to prosecution in the event of accidental fire damage.