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Document ID (ISN)77429
CIS number 01-1501
ISBN(s) 0-7545-1065-4
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Coules K., Eskell C.
Title Tolley's fire safety management handbook
Bibliographic information Butterworths Tolley, 2 Addiscombe Road, Croydon, Surrey CR9 5AF, United Kingdom, 2000. 358p. Index. Price: GBP 50.00.
Abstract Manual containing practical advice on how to avoid fires at the workplace, including recent changes in United Kingdom fire legislation and their implications for businesses. Contents: formulating a fire safety policy; Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997; how to carry out a fire risk assessment; Fire Precautions Act 1971 (see CIS 89-36); Disability Discrimination Act 1995; legal implications of occupational safety and health; prevention of fires; fire defence systems; staff training; fire training manual; historic and heritage buildings; British and European standards; structural alterations and extensions of buildings; arson; liaison with fire and occupational safety and health services; sources of guidance; after the fire; cost of fires.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; plant safety organization; fire prevention
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; public OSH institutions; fire services; safety and health training; manuals; hazard evaluation; legal aspects
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires