Fire safety is important for all workplaces and there are many aspects to this. All of these aspects start with looking at the strategy that you need for ensuring that your business is fire safe and that you have mechanisms in place to deal with a fire and an evacuation need.
Fire risk assessments are a good way to understand what risks there are in your business from a fire perspective. This could be items that are classed as high-risk or general fire safety. The risk assessment will look at where your business currently is and the risk levels and the degree of injury and damage that occur. Next, you will look at what measures you will put in place to help mitigate these risks and then what the new risk level will be.
A Visitor sign-in system like the ones available from www.ofec.co.uk/visitor-management-system-uk.aspx helps you to keep a track of who is in your building at any one time. This helps you to ensure that in the event of a fire evacuation you can account for everyone.
Fire extinguishers are important for first-line combat of any fires that may break out in your business. It is important that you have people who are trained to use these extinguishers and that you also have the right extinguishers for the specific needs of your