Fire Protection – Helpful Questions and Answers
Does the new law apply to me? Yes – The new law applies to EVERY business and places a duty of care on the Employer, Occupier or Owner as the Responsible Person to appoint a Competent Person to carry out a Fire Risk Assessment of the premises.
What if I have no-one suitable or available within my business – or I just don’t have the time to deal with this? The new law recognises the fact many small and medium-sized businesses do not have the resources in time or money to have an employee committed to this work and therefore allows for the use of professional, external assistance to complete the Fire Risk Assessment.
Will I be fully covered under the new law if I have a Fire Risk Assessment done? Yes – we will supply a comprehensive Fire Risk Assessment Report, which you will be able to use to demonstrate that you comply.
How much will it cost? Fees vary according to the building type, number of floors, employees, manufacturing processes and special risks. Each building is individually assessed prior to quotation.
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Nimbus Fire Alarm Management
Nimbus is a Cloud-based database, receiving data from Fire Alarm systems via a GPRS Gateway. Data is stored in a secure database and accessed via a standard web browser. Event notifications are sent via email, mobile phone application and secure I.P.
The primary application of Nimbus is to log, manage and administrate the commissioning, servicing, maintenance, testing, performance and day to day use of the connected fire alarm system(s).