Organisations are required by law to provide information, instruction and training to their employees with regards to fire precautions in the workplace. This is highlighted in The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. AEC can help to ensure that your company meets the requirements for fire safety management.
AEC are able to support you in the implementation of fire risk assessments, fire strategies and training. Our expert advice and quality training methods will ensure that your team have everything they need to be fire safe.
The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO) came into effect in October 2006 and applies to all non-domestic premises in England and Wales, this also includes the common parts of blocks of flats and houses in multiple occupations.
AEC dedicated consultants, who are BAFE accredited to SP205, are experienced in carrying out fire risk assessments, ensuring your properties are safe and compliant. We offer both Type 1 and Type 3 fire risk assessments.
The risk assessments we provide will include:
Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety (FSO)) Order 2005, the responsible person must carry out a fire safety risk assessment, implement any actions and maintain a fire management plan.
Buildings are designed in many different ways to meet a client’s needs. In some cases, there may be no guidance available on how a particular building can be constructed. A Fire Strategy is a holistic approach to building design which allows the client, architect and designer greater scope to construct the building they require.
The fire strategy ensures that the property is constructed safely, compliant with the requirements of the Building Regulations and potentially, less expensive than a conventional approach.
The fire strategy is broken down into the following points: