Important information: Fire precautions & emergency plan for apartment blocks
Please read carefully as death, injury & legal liability may result from failure to comply.
If you have a balcony of any type, please also read our health & safety Balconies Guidelines.
You are responsible for the following:
If you sublet the apartment you must ensure that all your tenants are familiar with and understand this information. As a requirement of your leasehold you must consider the following matters in accordance with current Fire Regulations and Guidance. Failure to follow this guidance will put the lives of yourself and others at risk.
Alterations to your apartment: do not make any alterations to your apartment which may reduce its ability to withstand or contain a fire, for example, drilling holes through walls.
Please read the Fire Action Board, located on the notice board. Should you have any questions about the fire procedures please speak to your Property Manager. It is very important that the common areas are always kept clear; residents keeping pushchairs, bicycles or other equipment in these areas present a significant hazard to a safe evacuation. Should there be a fire anyone doing this may be held liable for any consequences that result.
Any equipment that blocks the halls, stairs or landings cannot be permitted or condoned under any circumstances.