About Us

The lifesaving and fire safety equipment storage specialists

JoBird is an internationally recognised leader in the design and manufacture of lifesaving and fire safety equipment storage.

Since its establishment in 1986, JoBird has developed its products to meet the demands of a range of industries and environments. Our Firebird GRP cabinets and Toughstore cabinets are used by clients around the world, including multinational companies such as BP, Shell, Exxon Mobil and Total.

Uniquely among UK manufacturers, we have been awarded Lloyd's Register Type Test Approval for many of our lifesaving and fire safety storage solutions. This, together with our ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications, serves as an independent endorsement of the quality of our products.

The high standard of our equipment cabinets is supported by our expertise. We have specialist distributors around the world who advise you on the best product for your needs - saving you time and trouble.


Meet the JoBird team

Our Head Office team is on hand to help. Please feel free to get in touch.

Guy Atkins, Managing Director


Principal operational responsibilities: Managing Director, and export sales to Far East & Australia.

Nick Atkins,  Marketing Manager


Principal operational responsibilities: Sales for the UK, Scandinavia, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Germany, North & South America. Marketing.

Tom England,  Sales Manager


Principal operational responsibilities: Sales for the Middle East, Ireland, Italy & Spain

Alan Adams, Operations Manager



Laxman Sivanathan CEng MIMechE

R & D Manager


Materials, process and new product development

Debbie Woods, Sales Administration


Sales Administration. Office Administrator. Shipping.