Fire Risk Assessment
A fire risk assessment is a systematic evaluation of a building or premises to identify potential fire hazards and assess the level of risk they pose. The purpose of a fire risk assessment is to make sure the safety of occupant and to implement appropriate fire safety measures to prevent fires and protect lives and property. We provide fire safety risk assessment service to landlords, homeowners, employers for residential homes, flats, HMO properties, offices and businesses respectively.
Fire Risk Assessment Cost
We cover whole London & M25 area. During a fire risk assessment, one of our qualified fire risk assessors will visit the premises and perform a thorough inspection of a property. Upon completion of the visit we will provide you a complete fire risk report. The assessment typically involves the following steps:
Identification of fire hazards: The assessor will identify possible sources of fire, such as electrical equipment, flammable materials, ignition sources, storage practices, and structural features.
Evaluation of fire safety measures: Existing fire safety measures, such as fire alarms, emergency lighting, fire extinguishers, fire doors, and evacuation plans, are evaluated to determine their effectiveness and compliance with fire safety standards.
Assessment of escape routes: The assessor will examine the layout of the premises and calculate the adequacy of escape routes, including communal areas, stairways, exits, and signage. They will consider aspects like the number of occupants, travel distances, and accessibility for people with disabilities.
Evaluation of fire management procedures: The assessor will review the organization’s fire safety management procedures, including staff training, maintenance of fire safety equipment, record keeping, and emergency response protocols.
Risk level determination: Based on the results, the assessor will assign a risk level to the premises, considering the probability of a fire occurring and the potential consequences in terms of harm to people and damage to property.
Recommendations and action plan: The assessor will provide recommendations to lessen identified risks, improve fire safety measures, and ensure compliance with fire safety regulations. An action plan will outline the necessary steps and timelines for implementing the recommendations.
It is important to note that fire risk assessments should be carried out regularly, especially when there are significant changes to the premises or occupancy. Additionally, it is advisable to hire a qualified fire risk assessor to ensure compliance with specific regulations and requirements.
In the context of London, fire risk assessments are particularly important due to the city’s dense population and the presence of various types of buildings, including residential, commercial, and public properties.
Fire risk assessments in London are conducted in accordance with relevant regulations and guidelines, such as the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
Our fire risk assessors are qualified and registered with NEBOSH.