Fire Safety Audit

Fire Safety Audit

Fire Safety Audit

FIRE SAFETY AUDIT OR FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT -- AN ESSENTIAL EXCERCISE
By NILESH D MATHRANI
Fire in any occupancy has potential to cause harm to people and severe damage to property. Fire safety audit is found to be an effective tool for assessing fire safety standards of the establishment. It helps the management in identifying areas for improvement and to be able to evolve an action plan. In addition to the technical risk control measures of fire prevention and protection insurance assessment against property damage may be evaluated.
This paper presents an overview of the features and advantages of Fire Safety Audits.
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