Evacuation Legislation - Are you compliant?

Evacuation Legislation

Are you in compliance?

  • Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
    General Fire Precautions

    Since the introduction of the Regulatory ReformĀ (Fire Safety) Order 2005, the responsibility for providing assisted evacuation from workplace premises, is that of the employer or building manager and not that of the Fire Service.

  • Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Equality Act 2010
  • The Medical Device Directive (Classification 1)
  • Health & Safety Offences Act
  • UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)
  • PUWER Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
  • BS9999 (Refer to Annexes G to S)
  • BS8300 (Design of Buildings to meet needs of disabled people)
  • Building Regulations Part M