We at Brookside Fire Service have the expertise to carry out and produce your Fire Risk Assessment, at a very reasonable cost.
Workplace fires are estimated to cost industries over 1 billion pounds each year. In extreme cases some companies are unable to resume business because the fire damage is so extensive.
According to the Home Office, UK fire brigades attended over 36,000 workplace fires. These resulted in fatalities, while over 2,600 employees were injured after they suffered burns or the effects of smoke inhalation.
You can find practical advice and guidance on reducing the risk of fire in your premises in this handy guide.
Periodic Review of Fire Risk Assessments
Since the introduction of primary fire safety legislation in 2005 there has been some concern on the frequency of reviews following a fire risk assessment. The information below sets out the criteria for reviews although if no material or structural alterations have taken place relevant guidance and legislation continues to remain silent on when a review should take place. (The word ‘regularly’ in the legislation has never been defined).
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