Fire Safety in the Workplace

18 March 2019

Those responsible for offices and workplaces to which the public have access can easily prevent fires by adopting specific procedures and the right behaviour. Fires need three things to start- a source of ignition (whether it be lighting, heater or something that can get hot), a source of fuel (wood, plastic, material etc) and oxygen. There are many different steps employees and employers can ... Read more

What are the major Office Fire Hazards?

04 March 2019

Offices are hubs of creativity, ingenuity and team-work. They are the heart of a business, and of significant importance to all who work within them. Most staff haven't undertaken the necessary fire safety training and aren’t aware of the common fire hazards found in an office. Minimising the risks associated with fires can lead to a safe and quick evacuation, which could ultimately save lives. ... Read more

Working with Flammable Substances

22 February 2019

It is hard to predict when a fire might start, but it is straight-forward to predict what may cause it. It is very important to have a fire protection plan in place, should a fire break out, and especially for when dealing with flammable substances. By using flammable substances, you increase the chance of a fire being started, and it is essential to know how to stay safe, and how to deal with ... Read more