ABOUT OHEAP Fire and Security

About OHEAP Fire & Security

OHEAP Fire and Security is a third-generation family-run business. We’ve been protection specialists since 1958 and are trusted by over 7,000 customers nationwide.

When our founder, Oswald Heap set up O. Heap & Sons all those years ago he had a vision.

“Empowering people to protect their business”

This means, that using the wealth of knowledge and experience we’ve amassed as a company over the last 50 years, we want to share with our customers the knowledge, expertise, and equipment to help protect their business.

Our Services

Fire Protection

We offer the full range of fire safety products, service and advice. Starting with your Fire Risk Assessment, through to remedial work and regular annual servicing, we can help to protect your business.

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Security Systems

Whether your need a new system supplied and installed, or an existing system maintained, OHEAP can help. Security is vital to protecting your business as it grows, which is why we provide and support bespoke and hybrid systems that combine all CCTV, access control and intruder alerting.

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Workwear, Embroidary & PPE

Your brand is your companies ID, it’s the assurance that your customers are in safe hands. This is why our full protecion service includes embroidered workwear and PPE. When you are protecting your staff from the risks of their daily duties, they are still ambassadors for your business.

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Our Values


At OHEAP Fire and Security we strive to hire the best people and make them better. Our staff are the core of our business, we believe that by hiring great people and developing them further throughout their career we can provide our customers with the best solutions, service and experience.


We recognise that most of our products are only called upon in an emergency so you need to be confident they’ll work when you need them. This is why we only work with the best products and have built a robust and accredited servicing plan for every element.


The safety of our customers and employees is paramount. Throughout all of our services, you’ll find we’ve been accredited by a leading third-party body to ensure we are regularly assessed and always work to the highest standards.


The quality of the work that we do is of the highest quality, as confirmed by these third-party bodies:

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Recent Insights

Discover the latest fire protection insights designed to help you understand the most suitable tactics when managing the risk of fire.

The Complete Guide to Alarmed Door and Window Contacts

The Complete Guide to Alarmed Door and Window Contacts

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Dry Riser Testing and Maintenance – A Comprehensive Guide

Dry risers play an extremely important role in ensuring fire safety in large buildings. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into what dry risers are, how they function and the legal requirements surrounding them. We will also explore the potential consequences...

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A Guide to Fire Safety in Entertainment Venues

A Guide to Fire Safety in Entertainment Venues

Fire safety is vital, especially within entertainment venues. In accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 every person, attending or working such events, must be aware of and provide fire safety. There are many factors that affect fire safety. This guide...

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