FIRE SAFETY AUDIT OR FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT -- AN ESSENTIAL EXCERCISE
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.