Fire equipment services are required for any retail business, these includes fire safety fittings and fixtures such as water storage, fire alarm, fire pumps, and fire sprinkler holding tanks, emergency lighting, fire extinguishers, hood suppression as well as backflow prevention. Retailers must invest in fire equipment services not only to comply to laws relating to fire safety, but also to make a great impact on their business enabling them to display their merchandise with confidence. Fire safety compliance allows retailers to secure assets, boost consumer loyalty as well as increase profitability.
Along with acquiring fire equipment services, audit inspection for retail businesses is a must. To make sure that all businesses have a have a consistent fire safety procedure in place, the Australian Standard 4655-2005 was implemented. Based on the ISO 19011 guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems, AS 4655-2005 is designed to help numerous types of locations to adhere to fire audit safety practices and stay compliant with Australian Standards.
While many people look at the fire equipment services and audit inspection process negatively, these inspections benefit the business owners, as well as their employees and customers, by offering:
- A safer shopping experiences for customers
- A safer working environment for employees
- A possible reduction in insurance premiums. Many insurance carriers give businesses premium reductions for properly installed and maintained fire-protection systems.
Deciding which fire protection company to provide your business is an important decision, there are lots of options available for you and you also you need to look beyond cost when deciding. Fire safety equipment is designed to protect businesses from the threat of fire and save lives. Therefore it is crucial that time is taken and proper research must be done to weigh up the choices offered to you.
Do you have a retail business that needs fire equipment services? FCF Fire & Electrical Bundaberg provides a solution that fully complies with Australian standards and will keep owners and tenants safe. A range of fire protection equipment is offered at FCF Fire & Electrical Bundaberg such as business fire alarm systems, fire sprinklers, fire detection systems, fire extinguishers, exit and emergency lighting with 5 year exit light warranty, online fire training courses, fire extinguisher testing, RCD testing, hydrant testing, electrical works and a lot more. Contact us today for a free quote.