Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd News Updates

Qualvis Mercury Business Awards Winners Leicestershire!

Thursday 4th May 2017

We are proud to be delivering Fire safety services for The Leicestershire Mercury Business Award winners 2017 Qualvis Print & Packaging Ltd. We provide everything from Fire extinguisher maintenance, pat testing, emergency light maintenance, fire risk assessment and first aid training! To take advantage of our one stop shop service for fire safety compliance have a tour of our website and get in touch and be amazed at what we can do for you.

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Fire safety training just to comply with legal requirements. You need to make most of the training just in case it's the real thing! .

Wednesday 26th April 2017

How will this qualification benefit you and others in the workplace? Some of the main reasons why you should attend a fire safety training course. Educating your workforce with the skills on how to spot potential risks can provide peace of mind for you as an employer. If workers feel that their occupational environment is unsafe it can lead them to being less productive. They may become less productive due to them being unsettled. The unsafe environment could be causing obstacles that hinder their work. In the event of a fire, you need someone to be calm and in control. Fire safety training will enable employees to behave rationally in an emergency. In the event of a fire, other incidents will occur so…

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Fire Extinguisher Servicing/Maintenance

Friday 21st April 2017

Did you know It is a requirement by law to have your fire extinguishers serviced every year by a Fire Technician in accordance with BS5306-3:2009. Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd can carry out basic and extended service plans to ensure your fire extinguishers are ready for use should you require them. We offer this service to all manner of clients at a very competitive rate. So if you feel you are paying to much at present for this service or not happy with current provider services. Then get in touch and be amazed at what you could be saving! We can also save you money on the cost of replacement fire extinguishers.

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Fire Warden Training/Fire Safety Awareness Training

Wednesday 19th April 2017

Did you know that if you as an employer supply portable fire fighting equipment in your premises then it is your duty to ensure that your staff are sufficiently trained in the safe use of that equipment. Here at Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd we are passionate about Fire safety training! We can provide you with fire warden/marshal training to ensure that your building can be effectively evacuated if a fire should occur. We will come to your place of work carry out a presentation on fire safety and evacuation techniques. Then we will (space permitting) set up the gas fire scenarios for your staff to practice what they learned with the aid of real fire extinguishers and fire…

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Prison sentence for hotelier following fire safety breaches!

Tuesday 18th April 2017

Book your Fire Risk Assessment today so you don't have to worry about tomorrow! The lease holder and operator of the International Hotel in Derby, has been sentenced to 6 months imprisonment, fined a total of £40,000, and ordered to pay £20,000 in costs. A routine Fire Safety Audit of the Inernational Hotel in Derby, conducted by Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service, found a series of fire safety lapses. Mr Gurnam Singh Rai, lease holder and operator of the hotel, pleaded guilty to 4 breaches of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. The inspection found a catalogue of safety hazards including that the fire risk assessment had not been acted upon, structural maintenance was insufficient, external fire escapes were…

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4 Types of Fire Risk Assessment!

Thursday 13th April 2017

Types of Fire Risk Assessment The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 requires the responsible person to carry out 'suitable and sufficient' assessment of the risk from fire. Determining what must be assessed to meet that requirement depends on the risks in each building. In some cases, an assessment of the common parts is sufficient, in others a destructive assessment of common parts and flats is necessary. Our technical experts will be happy to work with you to establish what's the right fit for your portfolio. Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd will always work to your specification or scope of works, but if you have no existing specification, we can offer the following types of assessment in residential property. All of which…

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Why pay more than you have to?

Thursday 6th April 2017

Now that you are heading into a new financial year why pay more than you have to? This is a good time of year to look at your compliance cost centers and Save Money! Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd can save you money! Just don't take our word for it just read some of our testimonials. Our new and existing customers consistently tell us they have saved money since switching supplier. Not only have they saved money but have benefited from a bespoke customer service experience. So take care of that business budget and get in touch and start saving today!

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Inspection and testing of electrical installations explained!

Tuesday 4th April 2017

Periodic inspection/Fixed wiring testing explained Electrical installations deteriorate with age and use. They should be inspected and tested at regular intervals to check whether they are in a satisfactory condition for continued use. Safety checks are commonly referred to as 'periodic inspection and testing'.  Once completed you will be issued with an Electrical Condition Report (EICR). Periodic inspection will: Reveal if any of your electrical circuits or equipment are overloaded. Find any potential electric shock risks and fire hazards. Identify any defective electrical work. Highlight any lack of earthing or bonding. Tests are also carried out on wiring and fixed electrical equipment to check that they are safe. Schedule of circuits is also provided, which is invaluable for a property. How often is a periodic inspection required? Your electrics…

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Calling all Landlords !

Wednesday 29th March 2017

Crimson Fire Risk Services Ltd are currently in the process of carrying out multiple Fire risk assessments in the Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire area. Make sure you are compliant with the latest fire safety legislation and be confident that your tenant's can be secure in the knowledge that their accommodation complies with The Regulatory Reform Fire Safety Order 2005. Fire risk assessments at a fixed price up to 2000sq feet start at £249 plus vat. Get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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Book your First aid training with us and help save a life!

Tuesday 28th March 2017

AED training part of first aid at work syllabus The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that from 31 December 2016, all first aid training providers must include automated external defibrillator (AED) training on first aid at work courses. The HSE has revised its first aid at work syllabuses to include AED training, responding to changes to resuscitation guidelines which place more importance on the role of an AED in treating a casualty who is unresponsive and not breathing. Our courses include the HSE's recommended content; that's why we've introduced practical AED training as part of our one, two, and three day first aid at work courses. First aid at work First aid at work requalification Emergency first aid at work We also offer specific courses…

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