Fire Marshal: Duties, Training and Legal Requirements

Fire Marshal: Duties, Training and Legal Requirements

What is a fire marshal? A fire marshal is a responsible person who has been appointed to oversee the fire safety, fire prevention and fire evacuation procedure at the workplace. Fire marshals need to undergo special fire marshal training. Upon completion of their...
Top 5 Reasons to Use a Temporary Construction Site Fire Alarm System

Top 5 Reasons to Use a Temporary Construction Site Fire Alarm System

If you’re responsible for the safety of a large or a high-risk construction site, you’re probably considering a temporary site fire alarm. Choosing the right site alarm system is a big decision to make, so we at Evacuator Alarms decided to help you out. Below you’ll...
Fire Alarm Regulations for Commercial Buildings

Fire Alarm Regulations for Commercial Buildings

Fire alarm regulations are simple once you get your head around them. While they look daunting at first, common sense prevails when it comes to keeping your commercial building – and those inside – safe from fire at all times.  Current UK regulations...
Fire Safety on Construction Sites

Fire Safety on Construction Sites

Fires on construction sites pose a significant hazard to busy workplaces. They can cause a lot of damage, from ruined property to injuries and even fatalities. Those in charge of running construction sites need to take fire safety seriously and control the hazards...
Fire Alarms Categories

Fire Alarms Categories

As it’s the case with the rest of your fire safety equipment, fire alarms need to be installed in the correct way. Business owners are required by law to comply with the regulations and by doing this they also ensure that everyone within their building is safe. When...
What is a Fire Risk Assessment? Your Fire Safety Guide

What is a Fire Risk Assessment? Your Fire Safety Guide

Both business premises and flats are legally obliged to have a Fire Risk Assessment. One of the most important elements when it comes to ensuring the safety of premises, a Fire Risk Assessment has a key role in formulating your fire safety plans. Failure in complying...
Using Fire Blankets

Using Fire Blankets

What is a fire blanket? Usually made out of glass wool, fire blankets act as simple fire extinguishing devices. Because of the highly flame-resistant material, fire blankets are used for both extinguishing small fires and for protecting people against it by simply...
Fire Exits: What Businesses Should Know

Fire Exits: What Businesses Should Know

We always see them around in our office, but how exactly are we going to manage in the event of a fire emergency? We’ll have a look at the way a fire exit should be kept in the workplace and how to manage in case of a fire.   What is a Fire Exit Door? Primarily...