Facilities maintenance posts

How often should passenger lifts be be inspected

How often should passenger lifts be be inspected

6 min read
If your building has a lift then you need to understand LOLER Regulations and how often your lift should be managed. You as a business owner or employer have a legal responsibility to make sure that lifts being used on your premises are maintained and are kept in safe working order.

Fire alarm categories

Fire alarm categories

7 minute read
As we learned in our blog post about The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, a suitable and sufficient Fire Risk Assessment must be completed on all non-domestic properties. An important part of this assessment is to determine how a fire alarm should be used within the building.

Are chrome fire extinguishers legal?

Are chrome fire extinguishers legal?

4 min read
Despite their popularity and wide-spread use, there is still a lot of confusion surrounding chrome/stainless steel extinguishers and whether they conform to legislation and British standards.