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Eight tips to avoid the risk of fire on your construction site

by , 11 September 2015
A workplace fire can have severe consequences to your construction site!

So it is vitally important that you take all necessary measures to reduce fire risks on your premises.

Here are eight tips that you can follow to avoid fire risks... And what's more, they will help you keep you in line with the new Construction Regulations:

1. Ensure that good housekeeping is maintained.

2. Make sure that regular inspections are conducted in and around your workplace.

3. Insure your building.

4. Use and store all your flammables in correctly.
 

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5. Take all necessary precautionary steps to avoid fires when welding, grinding etc.

6. Completely ban smoking near flammable substances on your premises.

7. Regularly inspect temporary electrical equipment and installations and ensure that they are maintained.

8. Ensure that all motor-driven equipment is maintained.


So, there are eight simple tips to follow in order to reduce the risk of a fire at your workplace.

To learn more, click below…
 
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