London Fire Brigade

Fire risk assessment

If you are in control of any part of a commercial premises you are under a legal obligation to carry out a detailed fire risk assessment to identifying risks and hazards in the premises. A fire risk assessment is essential in keeping your premises safe for everyone.

There are five steps to carrying out a risk assessment.

Selecting a Risk Assessor

Identify the fire hazards

Identify people at risk

Evaluating the risks

Record your findings

Review and revise