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Fire safety act 2021

There has always been a need for suitable fire safety legislation to be in place in order for buildings to be safely protected against the threat of a fire, and to help limit the damage if one breaks out. The fire safety act 2021 amended the existing Fire Safety Order 2005 and helped to clarify the responsibilities of building owners, known as responsible persons. 

The aim of the fire safety act 2021 is to ensure that people feel safe in their homes, and that the tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire is not repeated. The legalisation outlines how any premises larger than a single dwelling requires the responsible person, such as a leaseholder, to carry out a fire risk assessment. 

This assessment must focus on the structure of a building and its external walls, including the doors, windows, cladding and insulation. Any hazards identified during the assessment need to be removed or negated through the use of passive fire protection products.

A professional passive fire protection company will be able to help the responsible person carry out the tasks required of them. Here at Surefire Passive we are experienced in carrying out fire risk assessments and will be able to determine what measures should be taken to help limit the impact a fire can have on a building.

If you are worried about the new legislation, and are unsure what you need to do, please contact us now

Our Services Include

  • Fire Stopping Fire Line Compartmentation
  • Fire Protection Installation / Application Design & Specification
  • Fire Stopping Surveys & Maintenance
  • Fire Door Surveys, Install, Refurb, Replacement
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Fire Strategy Design
  • Passive Fire Stopping Seminars & Presentations ‘The Hidden Danger’
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Why Customers Trust Us

  • We had absolutely no idea what fire doors we had fitted in our building, Surefire Passive completed a full asset and identify areas for improvement.

    - Government Institution -
  • Cables and pipes had compromised our passive fire compartmentation over time, the Surefire Passive team provided a quick turnaround to survey and protect these areas.

    - Data Centre -
  • We had never looked above our ceiling tiles in the office or considered how a fire could spread so quickly, Surefire Passive have really helped to open our eyes to the hidden dangers.

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ARCHITECTS

Technical guidance and drawings service to assist at planning stage.

 
MAIN CONTRACTORS

Specification advice to identify the correct product for the risk.

 
HISTORICAL

Protecting our historic properties from fire.

 
BUILDING OWNERS

Helping residential, commercial and industrial building owners to mitigate their fire risks.

 
FIRE ENGINEERS

Fully qualified Fire Engineers to help with the your fire strategy requirement and ongoing fire risk assessment needs thoughtout the life cycle of your building.

 
MANUFACTURERS

Surefire Passive will only ever use a single manufacturer system to create the perfect penetration and linear seal in your building. Ensuring your legal obligations / compliance with certified tested systems.