Insights

Let us share our knowledge with you to help you keep your business safe.

Fire Safety Guidance Changes, October 2023

Fire Safety Guidance Changes, October 2023

Legislative amendments to Section 156 of the Building Safety Act 2022 will begin to take effect starting this weekend, October 1, 2023 and will affect future fire safety guidance.  These changes will modify the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO) with the...

5 Common Fire Hazards to Watch Out for in the Workplace

5 Common Fire Hazards to Watch Out for in the Workplace

Welcome to our blog on "Common Fire Hazards to Watch Out for in the Workplace". Firstly, fire hazards are a serious concern in any workplace. Almost every workplace has access to heat, fuel and oxygen. The main three components of fire. It is no surprise that fire...

Fire Hazards and Fire Prevention 101: Understanding the Importance

Fire Hazards and Fire Prevention 101: Understanding the Importance

Understanding Fire Hazards and Fire Prevention Fire hazards refer to any condition or situation that increases the likelihood of a fire occurring. This is essentially anywhere with fuel and/or heat. Fire prevention involves taking steps to eliminate or reduce these...

What Are A Fire Warden’s Responsibilities?

What Are A Fire Warden’s Responsibilities?

What Is A Fire Warden? A fire warden is an individual who is responsible for ensuring that fire safety measures are in place and adhered to. This is based on a specific location, such as a building, facility, or event. Their primary role is to prevent and manage fire...

Salon Fire Safety Must Haves

Salon Fire Safety Must Haves

Salons are places of beauty, relaxation, and self-care. However, they can also be hazardous if fire safety measures are not in place. The use of flammable materials such as hair sprays, dyes, and other chemicals, combined with heat sources like hair dryers and curling...

Managing Fire Safety Risks In Hotel Buildings

Managing Fire Safety Risks In Hotel Buildings

Hotels are at high risk of fire due to their use of flammable materials and large volume occupancies. Hotel fire safety is crucial as there are many combustibles within these buildings which could cause devastation to thousands of lives. In the past, hotels have been...

Managing Fire Safety Risks in Manufacturing

Managing Fire Safety Risks in Manufacturing

The manufacturing industry is one of the most dangerous industries in the world. Consequently, it’s full of hazardous materials and volatile conditions. This can lead to deadly fires or explosions. Also, if you’re a manager or owner of a manufacturing facility, it’s...

Fire Safety PEEP, What Is A PEEP?

Fire Safety PEEP, What Is A PEEP?

A fire safety PEEP is a personal plan designed for individuals who need assistance when evacuating a building or commercial premises in the event of a fire. For example, someone with limited mobility or vision may struggle when attempting to leave a building....

Fire Risk Assessment Steps, How Many Do I Need to Take?

Fire Risk Assessment Steps, How Many Do I Need to Take?

As a responsible person, embarking on a journey to understand commercial fire safety is crucial. In this comprehensive blog, we unravel the complexities of a Fire Risk Assessment. After all, Fire Risk Assessment steps lie at the heart of all fire safety.  We...