A successful prosecution against the owner of a restaurant in Maidenhead for fire safety breaches has resulted in an £85,000 fine.
I am privileged and proud to have qualified under the SP207 BAFE scheme for residential high-rise buildings, and am at present both the only independent designer and also the only participant who is also a BAFE 205 certified risk assessor.
From the perspective of a certified fire risk assessor the provision of (or lack of) correctly designed and appointed escape lighting is always a challenge as it never seems to get the same appreciation as is given to the provision of a fire alarm, and further compounded is the almost total disregard for the use…
UK Fire Consulting Ltd – the company providing the fire risk assessment for Cranleigh House was fined £20,000 and ordered to pay costs of £19,952.
More than 120 firefighters spent about three hours tackling the blaze at the New Providence Wharf estate tower blocks.
A hotel operator appeared in court last Friday March 12, where he was sentenced to nine months in custody, suspended for 12 months, for multiple breaches of fire safety legislation.
As employers start to gauge a date for a potential return to work for their staff and a build up towards all that goes with that it is essential after many months of hibernation in the work place to ensure that when staff return there has been some plan to refresh their understanding and appreciation…
Avon Fire and Rescue Service prosecuted the Brewhouse and Kitchen after it was found the pub did not have suitable and sufficient measures in place to reduce risk and spread of fire at its premises in Cotham Hill.
Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations Dsear regulations are concerned with worker protection and safety in high risk environments from fire and explosion in the workplace. Do you know the risks Do you know where the hazardous areas are Do you have hazardous area drawings of your plant and machinery Is your plant ATEX rated…
Fire safety legislation justifiably remains unchanged because of the pandemic and should be followed as normal in the interest of life safety.