5 Key Steps to Performing a Fire Risk Assessment

Anyone who owns or manages a non-domestic property has a legal responsibility, in accordance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, to protect everyone working, living or visiting the building from the threat of fire. Having a fire risk assessment carried out is a key part of this, but what exactly does this process […]

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Fire Risk Assessment Checklist (What You Need to Know)

What is a fire risk assessment? A fire risk assessment should identify the people at risk and the potential for a fire to start and spread.  The main point of the risk assessment should prioritise protecting life and not the building. Alerting people and safely evacuating them to a place of safety should always be […]

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Changes to Fire Risk Assessments imminent..

In the wake of the Grenfell Disaster, changes will be made to the way in which fire risk assessments (FRA’s) are conducted, who is responsible for ensuring FRAs are carried out and the remedial actions undertaken where necessary and, indeed, the validity and suitability of the FRA for the premises in question. Four new types […]

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