Independent testing, certification, technical and inspection services for the furniture industryPLAY
We are FIRA International
PROUD TO BE PART OF ELEMENT
FIRA International, part of the Element Group, specialises in providing a comprehensive range of independent testing, inspection, certification, technical and training services to the furniture industry. We exist to help our customers to make certain that their materials, products, systems and operations are safe, quality, compliant and ultimately fit for purpose.
Our experts test to all the main standards British, European and American standards for all types of domestic and contract furniture.
FIRA Gold Certification
FIRA Gold Certification is the quality mark recognised across the furniture industry, spanning products and installation services.
Our technical services experts have a long history and wealth of experience in the furniture industry, offering support across the furniture supply chain.
The Latest News from FIRA International
Domestic Furniture Testing Webinar to Support Furniture Industry
Delegates will get an insight into how domestic furniture products are tested (including tables, seating, beds and mattresses, children's furniture and outdoor furniture)
Training curriculum expanded to include new sustainability modules
Four new modules focusing on materials and resources, the Circular Economy, packaging and packaging waste, and Sustainability Schemes and Certification
UK FFFSR Regulations No Longer Comply with the Irish Regulations S.I. No. 316/1995
Although there are some similarities between the FFFSR and S.I. No. 316/1995 the match testing process is different, so action must be taken to ensure compliance