Everyone is responsible for fire safety at work. Fires at work kill people and businesses, it makes sense for everyone consider fire safety.
In the event of a fire, a smoke alarm can provide extra time needed to escape. Early detection of fire can also minimise the potential damage caused to property.
"Whilst there is currently no law that specifically requires the provision of a fire warning system in all types of rental accommodation we are encouraging all private landlords to fit an appropriate fire warning."
"We are also supporting Mr Adrian Sanders, MP for Torbay who is campaigning to improve fire safety in rented homes and attempting to progress a Private Members' Bill called the Fire Safety (Protection of Tenants) bill through the Commons."
The responsible person has a statutory duty to ensure the requirements of the Fire Safety Regulations are complied with.
If you are a duty holder responsible for sites storing dangerous substances you MUST let us know.
New guidance on Fire Risk Assessor competency
Fire safety within the home and in commercial property is an important issue.
Fire training courses for the business community.
Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Health & Safety Courses.
Public registers of certain notices served concerning health, safety, environmental protection and related issues.
ESFRS Staff are able to provide guidance to ensuring that your business complies with the requirements of the Fire Safety Regulations.