Fire safety legislation at your business

Last updated: 23 March 2018

It's important for businesses to make sure their offices or other premises are protected against fire.

This makes sure employees, residents, visitors and customers are kept safe.

Anyone who has control of any premises will have responsibilities for making sure they're kept safe from fire.

Visit the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service website for more information on fire safety for businesses, including:

  • the types of premises fire safety legislation applies to
  • fire risk assessments
  • fire sprinkler systems
  • your duties
  • unwanted fire alarm signals (UFAS)