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Fire Safety in Hotels

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If you run or manage a hotel you have a responsibility to ensure your fire safety is up to date. This is more than a responsibility to the safety of your guests, it is a legal requirement. The law is very clear, and the penalties range from a fine through to actual imprisonment. Basically, this…

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Can I be prosecuted for not having fire safety training?

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It’s your legal responsibility as an employer to ensure that all of your staff have received fire safety training and refresh their knowledge regularly. However, what are the consequences you might face if you fail to train your staff correctly, and can you really be prosecuted for not having fire safety training? The importance of…

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Fire Safety in Schools: What You Need to Know

As with any safety procedure, fire safety has some fixed guidelines and statutory requirements that everyone must follow. Despite what it may seem like on a cold November morning, when you are standing at the outside assembly point for a whole school fire drill, these rules and guidelines are there for a reason. They reinforce…

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Free Fire Risk Assessment

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Fire risk assessments are an essential feature of fire safety in the workplace, but is it possible to save time and effort on completing a personalised fire risk assessment by downloading one from the internet instead? Fire Safety in the Workplace In all business or non-domestic premises across the United Kingdom, fire safety is of…

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Mobile Catering Businesses: Fire Safety Training

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If you run a mobile catering business, you should pay attention to the training you and your staff will need to complete in order to stay in line with legal requirements and ensure the safety of yourselves and your customers. Do I Need Fire Safety Training to Run a Mobile Catering Business? When it comes…

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Fire In the Bullring…? Fire Safety Training in Birmingham

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What would happen if there was a fire in the Bullring shopping centre? Here’s why fire safety training in Birmingham matters, and how you can get an accredited fire safety certificate in less than 2 hours today. What Would Happen If There Was a Fire in the Bullring Shopping Centre? In April 2017, a fire…

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Fire Safety Training: What’s In a Fire Warden Training Course?

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We’re specialists in delivering high-quality fire safety training here at the Fire Training Company. Because we have such a great selection of online and face-to-face fire safety courses available for you to choose from, we want to ensure you’re getting the right level of training for your role and know exactly what’s in our accredited…

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