Arson in Business 



The threat of arson is ever present for shops and business alike, however, there are steps that shops and businesses can take to reduce the opportunities for crime and arson to occur on their sites. Many of these are common to the advice for schools and this advice can be accessed via the pages as below:

Reduce the opportunity for an offender to start a fire .PDF 23KB

Measures to mitigate the spread of fire .PDF 15KB

Deter unauthorised entry onto the site .PDF 37KB

The Chief Fire Officers Association website ‘Stop Arson UK’ gives some practical advice for businesses as to how to reduce the risk of being subject to an arson attack.  

For further information please visit the pages on Business Fire Safety.

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