Generic Fire Safety Policy Template

Generic Fire Safety Policy


Every business should have a Fire Safety Policy. It is an important part of your management system for compliance under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

This simple document can be used by any type of business. It should be used in conjunction with the “Fire Risk Assessment Form”, and the “Fire Safety Evacuation Procedures”.

This document should be signed by the most senior person in your company. It will demonstrate the company’s commitment to ensuring the safety of employees, and of any visitors to the company’s premises, from the dangers of fire.

This Fire Safety Policy contains the following sections:
1. General Policy
2. Responsible Person - appointment and duties
3. Fire Marshals
4. Communication
5. Training
6. Equipment/Testing
7. General Procedures
8. Records

This template is in open format. Either enter the requisite details in the field provided or adjust the wording to suit your purposes.

Once you have purchased access to the Health and Safety Document Folder click on the “Download Document” button below. You will be asked what you want to do with the file. It is recommended that you save the document to a location of your choice prior to viewing.