Fire Safety and the Law
Unicorns’ half day ‘Fire Legislation’ course provides a comprehensive overview of the raft of fire safety related legislative requirements for the workplace. It also clarifies the expectations of the enforcement agencies’.
Courses can be provided in-house at your own workplace
Who Should Attend?
This course is suitable for Owners, Managers and Staff who have responsibility or involvement for fire safety and Health & Safety in the workplace
Consequences’ The dangers of fire in the workplace
The history of fire safety legislation
Common Law and ‘a duty of care’
General Health & Safety legislation
The Health and Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996
The Building Regulations and Approved Document ‘B’
The Licensing Act 2003 / Housing Act 2004 (if of relevance to delegates)
Corporate Manslaughter & Corporate Homicide Act 2007
The expectations of the enforcement agencies and record keeping
Assessment and Resources
There is no formal assessment for this course. Delegates are issued with comprehensive training notes, a free Fire Log Book and a guide to Fire Safety Policy and a template Fire Risk Assessment
Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.