29th November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

Fire Risk Assessments – Your responsibilities

If you own a building, it is your legal requirement to ensure that this business is safe and fit for purpose. Why have a fire risk assessment: It is a legal requirement.  If you are responsible for a building this includes being an employer, owner or occupier of premises that aren’t a ‘single private dwelling’ (a […]

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27th November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

Passive fire protection; what is it & why do we need it?

There is lots of buzz around passive fire protection in the health & safety industry. So, what is it? Passive fire protection is the use of fire stopping within a building. Fire-stopping material is designed to maintain the fireproofing of a wall or floor assembly allowing it to impede the spread of fire and smoke. […]

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22nd November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

3 Things You Can Do To Make Your Business Safer!

As a business owner or landlord, Fire safety in the workplace might be keeping you up at night. With regulations and legislation constantly being changed and updated, fire safety can feel like a battle for a business owner- but it doesn’t have to! Here are 3 things to do, to ensure you adhere to current […]

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18th November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

Checks to do before Christmas: Ensure your business is safe!

This is the time of year where some services are preparing to close for a week, or are awaiting their busiest trade! Whichever industry you are in- expecting the dust to gather on your desk, or a rush of trade. There are a few vital safety checks to complete this festive season. Before we wave […]

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11th November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

Lest We Forget

Yesterday, Remembrance Sunday services were held across the United Kingdom and Europe. Today, on the 11th November and 11.00am. We would like to remember all of those who lost their lives in conflict. Including those in the Fire and Rescue Service who, together with members of other Civilian Services have made their contribution to the […]

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08th November 2019 | Jessica Hughes

Firework Safety

So, it is the last weekend of Bonfire night celebrations. Whilst pets around the United Kingdom will be breathing a sigh of relief, children, parents and grandparents will once again be spending their weekends gazing up at the sky at a firework display. The temperature has dropped, the hats and gloves are out, and maybe […]

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