About Us

Our Advice

At IP Fire & Security we always believe that first impressions are important and our attention to detail coupled with a proven ability to install and maintain systems efficiently, have been the key to our success.

To this end our experienced Security Surveyors are able to offer a complete range of Security products. Our advice is entirely free.

Our Products

IP Fire & Security is an independent Company and therefore not tied to any particular manufacturer. This enables us to assess and evaluate each product based on the products merits to provide our customers with a reliable quality system at competitive costs. New products are evaluated and tested for at least 12 months before joining our product range. This policy ensures Quality Control so that only the very best of the industry’s products are provided to our customers. Your system will be installed by our trained engineers who have been security screened in accordance with BS:7858 and have been CRB screened

In addition our operational staff are accredited with CSCS Health & Safety Cards and the company is a member of the SAFE contractor scheme 

Your Purchase    

Will result in a reliable, quality system with minimum maintenance requirements.

Your Survey

We always believe that first impressions are important.

Your call for our surveyor to visit your home or business will be arranged at a time to suit you by our sales secretary.We appreciate that your time is valuable and you can be assured that our surveyor will be punctual for your appointment. Our surveyors are technically qualified to design a system to provide you with security which is practical reliable and efficient

 On completion of our free survey a full specification detailing the design of the system together with our quotation will be forwarded for your consideration. Following our survey should you have any queries or points you wish to discuss our surveyor will be pleased to either contact you by phone or make a return visit, whichever you prefer. Lastly you can be assured of our high integrity in all discussions regarding your security arrangements

After Sales Service

Our reputation for providing quality Customer Care through our after-sales service has resulted in recommendations from our own Customers leading to the successful installation of over 500 systems. Our maintenance service provides you with the knowledge and satisfaction that our service department is available 24 hours a day, every day to respond to your call ensuring complete peace of mind.

The Directors

Ian Dickinson joined the security industry in 1981, after completing his apprenticeship he joined the installation team of a major North London company, later moving to the service department and became a supervisor in 1986. In1992 Ian was promoted to general manager and became a Director in 2000. Ian is one of the founders of IP Fire & Security

Steve Kelly joined the industry in 1971 and completed an apprenticeship with a national company and joined their installation team. In 1981 Steve joined a major North London company as installation/service supervisor and in 1995 was appointed Service Manager. Steve is one of the founders of IP Fire & Security

Paul Thistlethwaite joined a national company at 16 in1962, after serving a 5 year apprenticeship he served his time as an installation engineer and service engineer and in 1974 joined the Bank division of a major international company as a technical surveyor. In 1977 Paul transferred to Australia and was appointed sales director. In 1979 he formed his own company which he managed with Ian & Steve until 2009. He is one of the founders of IP Fire & Security

Health and Safety Policy Statement

The Company will, through its professional advisors, retained for this purpose, endeavor to keep up-to-date with current requirements on health and safety matters. Observe all relevant Statutes, Regulations and Codes of Practice, Review problems and hazards both observed by and reported to members of Senior Management and ensure risk assessments are conducted and acted upon in all relevant matters. IP Fire & Security is a member of the SAFE contractor scheme.

Environmental Policy Statement

The management have realized that by offering the right degree of leadership they hope to encourage all employees to practice sustainable development by integrating environmental planning in all business activities, by conserving natural resources and by controlling significant environmental risks associated with our operations.

In addition management is committed to working collaboratively with others to address environmental issues.