FTS Safety Solutions provide Fire Door Inspections using FDIS Certificated Inspectors who are qualified to undertake fire door inspections. Not only have they achieved a Diploma in Fire Doors but they have also had their competence and knowledge independently assessed to become CertFDI certificated fire door inspectors.
Under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 Fire doors should be inspected and maintained at least annually. However, depending on the type of building the “responsible person” is required to influence the frequency of fire door inspections. Some buildings, such as schools and hospitals, are subject to heavy traffic and the doors have a hard time often being subjected to repeated misuse. BS9999 recommends six monthly inspections and includes guidance on some of the main inspection criteria, the responsible person should ensure an adequate routine for inspections and maintenance is in place.
Fire doors play a vital role in fire safety and are a legal requirement in all non-domestic properties. To ensure that fire doors comply with the fire safety regulations and are operating as they should, we have compiled some of the most frequently asked fire door inspection questions.
Fire Door Inspection FAQs
If you have further questions regarding fire doors or fire door inspections please contact us on 0330 6600264 or email [email protected]