Fire risk assessment checklist

This checklist is designed to be used alongside our fire risk assessment form, but may also supplement your own template.
 

 

  • 1 Administration
  • 2 The premises and existing arrangements
  • 3 People
  • 4 Detection, control and safety
  • 5 Prevention and protection
  • 6 Hazards
Administration

Your fire risk assessment should consider all of the following points. This list is not exhaustive and additional actions may be needed for your premises and its unique requirements.

Building and contents

All elements of the construction have been checked and factored into the assessment, including:


Building and contents
People

It is known how many people are likely to be in the building at any time, and how many will be:


People
Escape process
Prevention/protection

The following have been actioned to improve fire safety:


Prevention/protection
Hazards

The following have all been considered as part of the risk assessment.

Please note: This list is not exhaustive and there will be unique hazards in your premises and presented by your work activities. The below hazards will not all necessarily apply to every assessment.

  • 1 Administration
  • 2 The premises and existing arrangements
  • 3 People
  • 4 Detection, control and safety
  • 5 Prevention and protection
  • 6 Hazards

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