This easy to read guide was prepared by a group of stakeholders known Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council. Althoght the group has now dispersed, its role being fulfilled by the Fire Sector Federation Competency group, the guide remains a helpful introduction to choosing a competent fire risk assessor.
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Resulting from the coronavirus situation some concerns have arisen regarding testing existing fire and emergency evacuation plans. For example, how to maintain the essential levels of social distancing and additional hygiene needed during fire evacuation drills. It is emphasised this is during drills – in an emergency the controls to prevent spread of the virus …
It is true that recovery is often longer and harder than response. And so to help its members plan ahead to a time when business can restart the Federation outlines below some planning thoughts which it hopes will prompt thinking and planning. Workforce Health and Safety The workforce needs confidence they will be safe to …
This framework was prepared by members of the Federation’s Competency work group to assist in the development of competency by individuals wishing to operate in the areas of fire and fire safety. It also guidance for interpretation by those providing training and education in these areas.