Have you included fire safety in your financial plans for your business?
You may think that the cost of compliance is daunting, but compared to the cost of shutting your business down, even temporarily, it makes sense to be prepared
Under current Fire Safety Legislation, you as a responsible person within your business must carry out or appoint a competent person to carry out a suitable and sufficient Fire Risk Assessment.
You can use these documents as a reference point to help you with your fire safety arrangements. There are Fire Risk Assessment templates, links to Government guidance, information about temporary licenses and room occupancy guidance.
Have you seen something which may be a fire risk? Report it to us and we will investigate it.
As a landlord, you are required to abide by regulations under The Housing Act 2004, which is enforced by the local authority and governs housing conditions and standards in rented accommodation.
In this section you will find answers, help and advice to questions you may have.