Fire safety is one of many safety issues with which the responsible person must deal with to minimise the risk of injury or death to staff or the public.
Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council Guide to Choosing a Competent Fire Risk Assessor.
The guide is an easy-to-read introduction to choosing a competent fire risk assessor.
The Council has also published a set of criteria against which the competency of those undertaking fire risk assessments can be judged.
The documents can be found on the National Fire Chiefs Council website.