In the UK and Scotland, there are three separate sets of legislation and regulations surrounding fire safety. These were introduced in 2005 and 2006. Since this time, the number of fatalities from fires has dropped consistently over the years. While the legislation is working, there were still more than 300 deaths last year. This means it is vital that all business have fire safety equipment installed. Peebles is a beautiful place, and no one wants to see it scarred by a preventable fire.
What Fire Safety Equipment Do You Need?
The equipment you need will depend on your business, your building and your layout. The legislation requires that all reasonable steps be taken to reduce risk. There are several different types of equipment you can use to achieve this end.
- Fire Extinguishers
- Trolleys and Stands
- Fire Safety Signs
- Fire Blankets
- Fire/Intruder Alarms
Why Hire A Professional?
As every situation and location is difficult, there is no easy formula to tell you what equipment to get, or where to put it. Hiring an experienced company to help you is a responsible choice. They have the experience and expertise to produce a fire plan that suits your needs.
A quality fire protection company will help you to risk assess your location and then supply and install all the equipment. This will ensure that you stay on the right side of the law. It will also protect your business, employees and customers.
Fire Safety Equipment Installed Peebles
If you need fire safety equipment installed (Peebles), then consider using 1st Choice Fire Protection. 1st Choice Fire Protection is a full-service company. They work with you to create a plan for your business. Once they have installed your equipment, they can train you on its use. As regular maintenance is necessary for the upkeep of fire extinguishers, this is a service they also provide. If you haven’t already, you should take steps to protect your business now.