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Document ID (ISN)51246
CIS number 89-36
ISBN(s) 0-10-544071-X
Year 1971
Convention or series no.
Title Fire Precautions Act 1971 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Publications Centre, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1971 (reprinted 1987). 52p. Price: GBP 5.50.
Abstract Act outlining the conditions for the issuing of fire certificates and other regulations concerning fire safety for all buildings in the United Kingdom, excluding those covered by the Offices, Shops and Railway Premises Act, the Factories Act, the Mines and Quarries Act, premises used solely or mainly for public religious worship and houses used as a single private dwelling. In particular, the Act applies to the following kinds of workplaces: institutions providing treatment or care; facilities for entertainment, recreation, teaching, training and research; facilities for any purpose involving public access to the premises.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire prevention; fire protection
Descriptors (secondary) industrial buildings; fire alarms; educational institutions; research establishments; community services; law; hospitals
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires