What does a fire risk assessment include?

What does a fire risk assessment include?

In our most recent eBook - A Guide to Life Safety Systems we look at the regulations around fire safety systems and best practices with regard to their maintenance. Fire risk assessment (FRA) should be part all Life Safety Systems, this is what it should include…

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Life Safety Systems | Does your maintenance schedule meet regulations?

Life Safety Systems | Does your maintenance schedule meet regulations?

It goes without saying that maintaining your life safety systems is paramount to the well being of the occupants of your building, literally a matter of life or death.

Do you know if the maintenance schedule for your life safety systems meets current regulations?

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The Importance of Emergency Light Testing

The Importance of Emergency Light Testing

Employers have a responsibility to ensure their premises meet regulations, are compliant and safe for their staff and customers. Electrical safety is a major part of building compliance. Read about the importance of having your emergency lights regularly tested.

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The Importance of Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR)

The Importance of Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR)

Employers have a responsibility to ensure their premises meet regulations, are compliant and safe for their staff and customers. Electrical safety forms a major part of building compliance and here we look at the importance of having a Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) conducted.

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Regulations Regarding Electrical Compliance and Testing

Regulations Regarding Electrical Compliance and Testing

Do you know what your responsibilities are regarding electrical compliance and testing in the workplace? With changing legislation and 'grey' areas, JCW has written a guide with regard to what the current regulations expect from building owners and people responsible for property portfolios.

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Plan to Stay Compliant

Plan to Stay Compliant

In our most recent eBook – A Guide to Electrical Compliance and Testing, we cover the importance of planning ahead with regard to electrical testing. This Case Study looks at one of our forward-thinking customers and how they plan ahead with regard to electrical testing within their retail stores.

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A Revised Guide to Workplace Compliance

A Revised Guide to Workplace Compliance

As a company who work closely with Building, Maintenance and Facilities Managers we know the one issue that has most importance is ensuring your buildings remain compliant under current regulations. We also know that trying to find those regulations, clearly explained with one reference point would save a lot of time and trouble in individual research.

For this reason we have revised our popular A Guide to Workplace Compliance, read on to find out how this very useful eBook can help you.

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Types of Emergency Lighting and Maintenance

Types of Emergency Lighting and Maintenance

Emergency lighting is lighting for an unforeseen situation when the mains power supply is cut and normal illumination fails. The purpose of emergency lighting is to allow work continuity or in worst-case scenarios, safe evacuation of staff and/or public. This is how they should be maintained.

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