Understanding the Annual Fire Safety Statement

The law, through the building code of Australia and various acts like the 2002 Environmental Planning and Assessment Act and OHS Act, requires that building and business owners take measures to ensure that the people working in a building or the building itself is protected from fire. Such measures include the installation of fire prevention and firefighting equipment and educating or training people on fire response drills. To ensure that these measures are followed, the law requires building and business owners to generate an annual fire safety statement. Read More