Fire Risk Assessment

Fire Risk Assessment

REGULATORY REFORM (FIRE SAFETY) ORDER 2005 states that……

“Each premise must have a suitable and sufficient fire risk assessment completed by a competent person. Where the premises have five or more employees, then a record must be made of the significant findings.”

RSS can will conduct a full fire risk assessment of your premises, as members of the Institute of Fire Prevention Officers, all assessments are conducted to PAS79 (Fire Risk Assessment. Guidance and a Recommended Methodology) standard.

A fire risk assessment covers the following in your building:

  • Management System
  • Maintenance Record Keeping
  • Planned evacuations and record keeping
  • Fire Safety Policy and Evacuation Plans
  • Combustible, Flammable and Ignition Hazards (inc Arson threat)
  • Electrical Safety
  • General Housekeeping
  • Fire Protection/fire warning and its maintenance
  • Evacuation plans
  • Signs
  • Emergency Lighting System and checks
  • Training
  • Permit to work for contractors and hot works)

A  full report is then prepared identifying  an action plan with Observations For Improvement (OFI)

RSS can also provide the following on request:

  • Fire Safety Policy
  • Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan (PEEP)
  • Fire Emergency Evacuation plan (FEEP)
  • Map of premises showing fire safety equipment
  • Hot work permits
  • Fire Registers for extinguisher and evacuation checks