Tag Archives: fire risk assessment

Changes to fire alarm responses from this month.

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Services (SYFRS) have attended 3,457 call outs to commercial buildings (offices, schools, workshops etc.) over the past three years. They estimate that 97% of these visits turned out to be false alarms. That’s amounted to a colossal waste of their time, over 1000 hours, which could have been more properly […]

Solicitors: Are you a COFA?

Just a thought…are you a COFA?Did you realise the responsibility of a COFA exists to ensure the practice complies with its obligations under Health & Safety regulations? READ MOREWhilst the risk of injury in an office based environment is generally quite low, it is worth reflecting on the importance of having a robust fire risk […]