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What is included in a Fire Risk Assessment?

Posted by Luke Lewis-Rippington on Feb 23, 2018 1:00:00 PM


If you are responsible for any business premises, warehouse or apartment building, you have a legal obligation to carry out or commission a proper fire risk assessment carried out by a “competent person”. In theory, anyone can undertake a fire risk assessment provided that they follow the relevant guidelines carefully. In practice, however, this course of action is inadvisable unless you have a strong background in buildings maintenance and the premises in question has a limited number of occupants who are not engaged in any complex activities.

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Tags: Fire Prevention, Risk Assessment, Fire Standards, Fire Safety Plan