Making your Business safe from Fire – Achieving fire safety is often a matter of common sense, but you will have to make sure that you set aside enough time to work through the necessary steps. In more complicated premises or those with many people at risk, such as care homes, hospitals or large cinemas, you may need more expert help.
By Definition the role of a Fire Warden (or Fire Marshal as it is also known) is as follows:
“Personnel who take responsible, active roles in the event of an emergency”.
In any building it will be necessary to draw up a properly structured emergency plan in the event of a fire or security alert. A system should be devised whereby the building is divided into equal areas or zones and a Fire Warden to cover each area. Continue reading