Fire Safety Management

Fire Safety Management

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A practical hands-on guide to fire safety management presenting good practice advice on legal, financial and business context. Sections on writing a fire policy, organising staff training including a full fire training manual, and a log book record enable users to put in practice a comprehensive and coherent fire safety strategy. These practical sections are supported by information on the legal provisions such as Fire Precautions Act 1971 and new Workplace Regulations. Other chapters cover fire prevention and defence systems, and the management of alterations to buildings with particular relevance to fire safety and environmental concerns. References to relevant documentation including British Standards, audit checklists and further information sources, especially for special types of building such as heritage buildings, shops, hotels, libraries and construction sites, are provided. In addition a disk of documents, including a fire risk assessment checklist and log book for fire drills and training, is included in the price of the package. A toolkit for fire safety managers, personnel and facilities managers, health and safety professionals and their more

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  • Mixed media product | 5122 pages
  • Lexisnexis UK
  • Tolley Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0754502317
  • 9780754502319

Table of contents

Formulating a fire safety policy for the firm; legal implications; the fire precautions (workplace) regulations 1997; fire inspection audit checklist; statutory instruments; the fire precautions act 1971; fire defence systems; staff training; fire training manual; fire safety log book; historic and heritage buildings; British and European standards; structural alterations and extensions; the environment and fires; prevention of fires caused by...?; where can I find specific guidance on...?; and finally - the cost of fire to you and the more