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Document ID (ISN)100923
CIS number 02-1878
Year 2002
Convention or series no. HSE Construction Information Sheet No.51
Health and Safety Executive
Title Construction fire safety
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Dec. 2002. 2p. 3 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract This information sheet aimed at persons managing or working on smaller sites where risks are relatively low sets out basic measures for construction fire safety. It lists the precautions for preventing fire occurring and to be prepared for fire if it occurs (alarm, means of escape, fire-fighting equipment, emergency plans, information of personnel). Reprinted with updated references (replaces CIS 98-271).
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire prevention; fire protection; construction sites
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; escape routes; information of personnel; data sheet; fire alarms
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires