Fire safety

Do your smoke alarms meet the current legislation?

Too often we read about the costly and sometimes tragic consequences around the issue of smoke alarms. The simple fact is, alarms need to be tested on a regular basis, replaced when required, and never disengaged – regardless of how noisy they are! In Queensland, all units and homes need to be fitted with working…

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Be sure your building isn’t at risk! Have external cladding tested.

External cladding

In June 2017 in a block of flats in London, a refrigerator on the fourth floor caught fire. The blaze should have been contained within the unit, but instead it took 60 hours to extinguish. Almost 24 storeys were transformed into a blackened shell and at least 80 people lost their lives. A wide-ranging public…

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All you need to know about Fire Compliance, Qld

Fire Compliance Queensland

Are you aware if your Scheme is compliant with Queensland’s fire safety rules?  We all need peace of mind that our lives and property are safe from the risk of fire. We’ve outlined here the regulations and your Body Corporate’s obligations. Under the Building Fire Safety Regulation 2008 all buildings have annual fire compliance obligations.…

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