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...
Dealing With False Alarms – CO Detector Issues

Dealing With False Alarms – CO Detector Issues

A look at how anyone with one or more Carbon Monoxide (CO) detectors may need to deal with a false alarm on occasions. CO Detection Although it is essential for all property owners – both residential and commercial to ensure they have a reliable fire alarm...