The Importance of a Fire Risk Assessment

Man checking fire extinguishers

By law, all organisations with 5 or more employees must complete an annual fire risk assessment to identify areas of risk within their operation and premises. However, fire risk assessments are more than simply a box-ticking exercise; their findings are of vital importance to the safety of your employees and premises. At Lee Security, we’ve…

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5 fire hazards to avoid in your workplace

Fire burning around an office computer

The workplace is where we spend roughly half of our waking lives. It’s also typically a hub that sees dozens, hundreds or even thousands of people passing through at all times of the day and night. In such an environment, there are always going to be safety risks to consider and chief among them is…

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5 ways to prevent fire in a warehouse or factory

Fire in a warehouse

Fire can be utterly devastating to a business and put its employees at serious risk. And while fire is certainly a potential problem for all working environments it poses more of a threat in a factory or warehouse. Here, fire poses not only a risk to business assets but also to workers’ lives. There are…

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Top fire safety tips for your business

All workplaces are different and have their own unique challenges based on the staff, the building itself and what the business actually does. However, whether you work in an office, a factory, a retail store, or even on a farm, there are several fire safety tips that should always be followed and respected by employees and employers…

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How the internet of things is revolutionising fire safety

The world is changing at an exponential rate and whilst this could be a cause for concern amongst those of us that are perpetually fighting against progress, for the rest of us there has never been a better time to be alive. Of course, any new technology will always be laboured with its drawbacks, but…

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Top 10 fire safety tips for small businesses

Every year, there are thousands of fires reported in offices across the country and the vast majority of these fires could have been prevented if the right precautions were taken. Here, we’ll highlight the 10 fire safety tips all small business owners should be focusing on if they hope to keep their company fire-free and their employees safe and…

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