As part of “The Disabled Discrimination Act (DDA) 2004“, “The Regulatory Reform Order (Fire safety law) otherwise known as the RRO current building regulations it is now part of fire safety law to provide a safe means of refuge for disabled persons in the event of a fire or emergency.
It is a legal requirement that any non - domestic building with more than one storey should provide a means of refuge for any person who cannot easily use fire escapes, lifts & stairs during an emergency. The regulations states that an effective two way communication system must be in place for these refuge areas.
Our Disabled Refuge systems provide a fireproof 2 way communication point for fire officers / fire wardens or building management to keep in contact with people / disabled people within this point.
Points are usually situated on a landing or staircase along the main escape route.
All our system are designed, installed & commissioned to BS 5839 Part 8 / 9 and BS 5588.
Full on-site training will be provided and if there are ever any issues - we are on hand 24/7 to provide help if it is ever required.