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FAQ's

Is a fire risk assessment for my Cheadle Hulme business necessary?

Since the introduction of the Fire Safety Order in 2005, the law requires every commercial premises in Cheadle Hulme to have a fire risk assessment completed. If 5 or more personnel are at the workplace, the fire risk assessment must be in writing.

A written report is still advisable for sole traders requiring fire risk assessment in Cheadle Hulme as it is proof that the work has been completed.

How frequently should a risk assessment for fire in Cheadle Hulme be completed?

The law requires that the fire risk assessment for your Cheadle Hulme commercial premises be reviewed on a regular basis although there is no set frequency. The fire risk assessor will suggest a review period which should be taken into account. The Fire and Rescue Service would expect most assessments to be reviewed annually.

Can a fire risk assessment in Cheadle Hulme be done by the employee?

Whilst this is possible, the current legalisation realises that businesses have limited resources such as staff and time. The fire risk assessors can complete the fire risk assessment in Cheadle Hulme on your behalf, whilst preparing any documentation so that you're legally compliant.

Will I have to close my business during a fire risk assessment in Cheadle Hulme?

You will not have to shut down your business in Cheadle Hulme when the fire risk assessor comes. However during fire risk assessments in Cheadle Hulme, they will need access to all areas of the premises alongside a meeting with the person responsible for overseeing workplace fire safety.

Fire Risk Assessment Cheadle Hulme

Fire risk assessment Cheadle Hulme

Whether you have an existing fire safety risk assessment in place or not, the well trained fire assessors in Cheadle Hulme can help.

The professional fire risk assessments in Cheadle Hulme cover a range of commercial properties including shops, offices, colleges, restaurants, night clubs, warehouses, hotels and hospitals. These are just a few of the locations where the team can provide their services.

This service is also provided for property management companies, landlords and letting agencies. These individuals and organisations are legally required to have specific risk assessments in Cheadle Hulme for flats, houses of multiple occupation, maisonettes, care homes, clinics, etc.

All commercial premises with 5 employees or more will require a written assessment. Even if the business in question only has one employee, a fire risk assessment in Cheadle Hulme is necessary to be fully compliant with the law.

Fire risk assessments in England and Wales are a legal obligation as outlined in the regulatory reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 which is applicable to every commercial building. Similar requirements apply in Scotland under the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005, and in Northern Ireland under the Fire and Rescue Services (Northern Ireland) Order 2006.

After the fire assessor has visited your business premises you will receive a complete report with their observations, recommendations and action plan.

The knowledgeable fire risk assessors in Cheadle Hulme provide guidelines that are tailored around your business activities and building. They will always give clear and justifiable reasons why a fire safety measure should be carried out in accordance with British Standards.

With service centres across the UK, a service can be provided with noticeable discounts for multiple buildings requiring fire risk assessment.

Fire Risk Assessments Cheadle Hulme

Fire safety risk assessments in Cheadle Hulme consists of a 5 step check-list where the "responsible person" must carry out and regularly review a fire risk assessment of the business.

First, you need to identify what could ignite a fire at your business property and what materials would burn. You should also identify who is at risk during a fire and if they are especially vulnerable e.g. the elderly, disabled and children.

Evaluate the risk of a fire starting and reduce potential fire hazards. Protect people by appropriate fire fighting equipment and precautions e.g. fire detection and warning systems, emergency routes and exits.

You then need to create a record of the fire hazards discovered at your business buildings and create an action plan in event of a fire starting. If you have 5 or more staff a written record must be kept.

The relevant members of your team should be instructed and trained. Fire risk assessments in Cheadle Hulme for commercial organisations should be reviewed on a regular basis as the nature of your business can change over time, e.g. new work practices, significant increase in stock levels or tackled a fire recently.


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