The audit is an examination of the premises and relevant documents to ascertain how the premises are being managed regarding fire safety. The inspector may also wish to talk to members of staff to confirm their level of fire safety awareness.
The emphasis is on the responsible person demonstrating they have met the duties required by the fire safety order. For this reason we may ask to see the following documents as evidence :
Evidence that the following have been tested by a competent person:
- Fire detection and warning system;
- Emergency lighting;
- Sprinkler System;
- Ventilation System;
- Firefighting equipment;
- Electrical wiring in the building;
- Portable appliance testing.