Should all UK new build properties have their own nuclear shelter?

In Britain, there are estimated to be around 408 residential properties with their own nuclear shelter, with 98 of these located in the South West of England (Property Reporter, 2022). In Switzerland, however, every municipality has had to build nuclear shelters for their residents since the 1960s. They are mandatory in large homes and residential [...]

2022-11-17T12:11:45+00:00November 17th, 2022|

Home Security Assessments

Here at The Panic Room Company, we provide not only safe rooms but can arrange to assess the security of your home, or commercial property, offer advice and provide a bespoke security service to ensure your property is well protected. This project for a client consists of a security doorset and security shutters. Both provide [...]

2022-11-09T10:52:18+00:00November 9th, 2022|

We are the sole distributor in the UK for Andair!

We are the sole distributor in the UK for Andair AG! Andair has over 50 years of experience and their components are type tested and approved by the Spiez Laboratory of the Swiss Federal Department of Defence. Andair components and systems are used in shelters, safety rooms and control rooms of civil defence shelters, air [...]

2022-10-11T14:09:33+01:00October 11th, 2022|

Nuclear War Threats

On Friday Vladamir Putin formally announced the annexation of Ukrainian territories along with a celebration in Russia where he angrily criticised the west. Western officials fear that this could escalate the use of nuclear weapons for the first time in 77 years (Washington Post, 2022). Ukraine’s recent battlefield successes have maddened Putin's allies including the [...]

2022-10-07T15:19:48+01:00October 2nd, 2022|

Our Recent Projects

This summer has been very busy with projects here at The Panic Room Company and below are just two of our most recent projects. The first is a BR5/6 ballistic-rated bespoke security door, ready to be installed at our client’s property. Another of our most recent projects is for a nuclear shelter. Pictured below is [...]

2022-10-07T15:19:27+01:00August 14th, 2022|

Creating a hidden panic room

Over the last few weeks, we’ve shared a few photos of a residential panic room we’ve designed and have been building in our workshop. So, you may be wondering how the project is progressing…well we can now tell you that the panic room has been installed and is ready to provide its owners with a [...]

2021-10-20T13:26:52+01:00October 20th, 2021|

2020: the year the world turned upside down

As we come out of a second lockdown and face continuing restrictions here in the UK, we’ve been reflecting on the last few months and the year that the world turned upside as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 epidemic. Here at The Panic Room Company we work with both commercial and residential clients and [...]

2020-12-02T12:23:43+00:00December 2nd, 2020|

Panic rooms in the event of social disturbance or civil unrest

Over the years, we have installed panic rooms in some of the most dangerous areas in the world, for both commercial and private clients. For example, panic rooms are a common inclusion in embassies. Embassy panic rooms are specifically designed to provide a fully efficient safe haven that can sustain life for many days. With [...]

2020-06-30T11:34:30+01:00June 1st, 2020|

The rise of burglary tourism

A “new breed of professional thief” is targeting the wealthy suburbs of London and the Home Counties. ‘Burglary tourism’ poses the latest risk to residents in these areas with high profile victims including top chef, Marcus Wareing and his wife, falling foul of crime. Burglary tourism sees gangs of criminals, predominantly from South America, flying [...]

2020-01-29T11:36:30+00:00January 29th, 2020|

Don’t forget the security walls!

One of the most frequent enquiries we receive here at The Panic Room Company is for security doors from both residential and commercial clients and their specific projects. If you’re considering adding a security door or doors in your home, office, hotel, embassy or school, our advice is: don’t forget the security walls too! We’ve [...]

2019-02-06T12:54:15+00:00February 6th, 2019|
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