We provide fire safety services for sites of any size and type for clients across the UK, ensuring your property is safe and compliant with legislation.
Experienced across a wide range of sectors
For the safety of your occupants of the building, you (the responsible person) are legally obliged to conduct a Fire Risk Assessments and provide adequate Safety Training, Fire Systems Servicing & Maintenance and Fire Extinguisher Servicing. Penguin FM offers our Fire Safety Services throughout the UK. We offer our fire safety to a variety of sectors such as:
Penguin FM delivers fire safety services, in order to dramatically reduce the loss of life and damage caused by a fire. Our philosophy is prevention first, ensuring that these precautions are in place to lessen the risk of fire and avoid tragic consequences. As well as fulfilling the legal fire safety responsibilities of employers and building owners.
We deliver the highest standards of fire safety services, that’s why we’ve grown our service to cover thousands of sites across the UK, using our national network of experienced engineers to ensure the safety of your business and occupants.
Penguin FM will ensure all fire safety equipment is maintained in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and British Standards.Regular servicing and maintenance of your fire detection and alarm systems not only keeps you and your occupants safe it also can reduce the number of false alarms which may occur in the system. Legislation recommends a periodic inspection and test of the system which includes all types of detectors such as heat and smoke. These should be tested to ensure that products of combustion are able to pass into the sensing chamber of the detector.
The main purpose of an AOV system (Automatic Opening Vent) is to aid evacuation by helping to clear lobbies, stairways and corridors in the event of a fire through ‘smart’ smoke control, allowing a safe route to the nearest means of escape for building occupants.
Dry Risers are an empty pipe which are connected to a pressurised water source. It is a vertical pipe intended to distribute water to multiple levels of a building or structure as a component of the fire suppression systems. Annual Testing.
Fire and smoke dampers are fitted into ductwork where it passes through a fire compartment barrier. These are designed to close when a specified temperature is met which can prevent the spread of fire and smoke. Fire dampers are crucial in a buildings fire safety system and their regular maintenance is essential to ensure they work effectively. Annual Testing.
Emergency lighting is lighting for an unforeseen situation when the mains power supply is lost, and normal illumination fails. Emergency lighting should be tested weekly, with a monthly flick test and an annual drain test.
Fire Extinguishers can help occupants protect themselves against small fires and should only be used if safety permits it. Fire extinguishers should be tested annually.
By establishing a fire prevention and preparedness program, you can help avoid severe injuries to your employees and visitors, costly damages, and potential fines to your business. The demands have increased for employers, building owners and occupiers by the introduction of The Fire Safety Order.