Why have a professional Fire Risk Assessment?
Why do I need a Fire Risk Assessment in the first place? A Fire Risk Assessment (also referred to as an FRA) is designed to minimise the probability of the event of a fire by identifying the potential hazards and fire risks within a building. All non-domestic properties are required by law to have a […]Read More
Make sure you are ready for a fire in your business; Training to ensure you and your staff are safe in 2020
Why should staff be trained? It is important that everyone knows what to do in the event of a fire in the place that they work in. If staff are trained correctly and regularly, the likelihood of panic or injury during an emergency situation could be dramatically reduced. How often should staff be trained? Here […]Read More
Christmas Close Down; Have You Left Your Business Safe?
If you are not working in the hospitality industry, then you are probably getting ready to leave your desk for Christmas. But when you lock that front door at the end of the working day, have you ensured that your business is protected against fire risks in your absence? How to keep your business safe […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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. […]Read More
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 […]Read More