Generic risk assessment 3.2: fighting fires in high rise buildings
- Department for Communities and Local Government and Chief Fire and Rescue Adviser
- Part of:
- Operational guidance for the fire and rescue service, Emergency planning, and Fire prevention and rescue
- 26 February 2014
- Applies to:
This generic risk assessment identifies the significant hazards and risks when attending fires in high rise buildings.
Ref: ISBN 9780117540392 PDF, 1.79MB, 66 pages
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This generic risk assessment identifies the significant hazards and risks when attending fires in high rise buildings. These may be associated with the building structure, building contents and the tasks undertaken by firefighting personnel.
It sets out the control measures relating to fire and rescue authority personnel, personnel of other agencies and members of the public.
Published: 26 February 2014