Healthcare

THE LIGHTING Industry Association is warning about a ‘significant number’ of UV-C lighting products on the UK market which it says are ‘potentially dangerous’. The LIA says it has tested a number of devices claiming to kill viruses and has reported the outcomes to the relevant market surveillance authorities where safety concerns have been identified....
Lighting Industry

THE LIGHTING Industry Association has announced the death of one of the sector’s most prominent and popular executives, Peter Denny. The organisation said the business had ‘lost a true character and stalwart’. Denny had worked in the lighting industry for 43 years. Starting his lighting career with Crompton Lighting in 1977 as a sales representative,...
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LIGHTING MUST be part of European plans to renovate buildings across the continent, the Lighting Industry Association has said. Renovation is at the heart of the European Green Deal and has been identified as a key driver for the European social and economic recovery after Covid-19.  ‘There cannot and should not be any renovation of...
Emergency

THE LIGHTING Industry Association has unveiled a product endorsement scheme for emergency lighting luminaires and products. The programme – administered by the LIA’s Industry Committee for Emergency Lighting – will see products specially labelled and listed and give increased confidence to specifiers and end users that they are getting quality, complaint equipment.  The association says it...
Lighting Industry

THE COST of the lockdown on the UK’s lighting sector was spelled out this morning in an industry report which revealed that overall activity is down by 55 per cent. The number tallies with figures recently reported to WEEE compliance bodies and component manufacturers supplying manufacturers.  The stark calculation was the headline in a Lighting...