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Fire Door Regulations
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What you need to know. Like many other kinds of legislation, the regulations surrounding fire doors can seem bewildering.  However, they’re an important weapon in your arsenal when it comes to ensuring…

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Fire Extinguisher Colours
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As you would expect, fire extinguishers are subject to very rigorous regulations to ensure that they are safe to use, correctly labelled and easy to identify.  When a fire breaks…

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ATEX 137 Regulations
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What are they and why should you care? ATEX 137 is the more commonly used name for Directive 99/92/EC, which was published by the EU in 1999.  It was designed to lay…

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Fire Extinguishers
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A guide to them in the home. It was recently highlighted in Parliament that the number of firefighters in England has dropped by around 11,000 – as a result, the…

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What is DSEAR?
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DSEAR Most work places will hold flammable substances that have the potential to combust or explode.  These substances could be anything from a compressed flammable gas, fuels, dusts and powders…

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Fire Prevention Tips
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What is the Most Effective Form of Fire Prevention? In an ideal world, preventing fire would be as simple as removing all potential hazards from your sites; in reality, the…

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Fire Safety Training
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Is Your Business Protected? Fire Safety Training for employees is a legal requirement in the UK and the HSE suggests that it is carried out at least annually.  Although it is…

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Fire Risk Assessments
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How to Complete a Fire Risk Assessment. Preparing and completing fire risk assessments for your business can be incredibly daunting; The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 weighs in at a hefty…

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