The law covering fire safety in England and Wales is the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

It replaced most fire safety law that went before it.

The law says that the person responsible for fire safety in a building must take ‘reasonable’ steps to:

The Order gives fire and rescue authorities (FRAs) the power to:


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