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The Competent Person

A person who has sufficient training, knowledge, tools, experience or other qualities to enable them to properly assist you in undertaking the measures to comply with safety legislation.

The person who carries out maintenance on your fire extinguishing equipment must be competent.

The person who carries out maintenance on your fire detection and alarm systems must be competent.

The person who carries out the Fire Risk Assessment on your premises must be a competent person.  The competence of fire risk assessors has recently been called into question.  On 8 July 2011, the owner of two premises in Mansfield, along with the man who carried out Fire Risk Assessments on the two buildings, were each jailed for eight months, after pleading guilty to offences under The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

The Fire Risk Assessment Competency Council have produced a document entitled Competency Criteria for Fire Risk Assessors.  This document is available to download here

                                                                    

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