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Independent Fire Inspections Ltd

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Independent Fire Inspections Ltd was formed in May 2015 to fill the gap in the industry in relation to passive fire protection inspections and training, taking into account current Regulations, Approved Documents and Standards.

In 2021 due to company expansion, the decision was made to separate the training and inspections element of the business, and all training course information can be found here.

We provide inspections for the passive fire protection industry. Our team of passive fire protection inspection experts are experienced in the management, inspection, quality auditing and certification of passive fire protection products and systems.

Each Passive Fire Protection inspection is undertaken and measured against industry standards with knowledge of the Building Regulations, Manufacturer’s Installation Specifications and Fire Test Evidence.

Buildings can be inspected against the required passive fire protection or individual product types can be inspected during installation and after installation as a third party inspection service.

Fire Inspections Ltd trading as Independent Fire Inspections Is a UKAS Accredited Type A Inspection Body operating to IS0 17020:2012

Our Services: UKAS Accredited Type A Inspection Body for Passive Fire Protection to ISO 17020:2012

Welcome to [Your Company Name], a leader in passive fire protection inspection services. As a UKAS accredited Type A inspection body, we are committed to ensuring the highest standards of fire safety for your buildings and infrastructure. Our accreditation by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) demonstrates our commitment to quality, impartiality, and technical competence.

What is Passive Fire Protection?

Passive fire protection (PFP) involves building components or systems that help prevent the spread of fire and smoke, thereby enhancing the safety of occupants and protecting the structural integrity of buildings. This includes fire-resistant walls, floors, doors, and other barriers, as well as fire stopping, fire doors, and cavity barriers.

Our Services

  1. Detailed Inspections and Surveys
    • Our team performs detailed inspections and surveys of passive fire protection systems, including fire doors, fire barriers, and firestopping solutions, to ensure they meet regulatory standards and are functioning correctly.
  1. Installation Verification
    • We verify the proper installation of passive fire protection systems, ensuring they comply with building regulations and manufacturer specifications.
  1. Maintenance and Compliance Checks
    • Regular maintenance inspections and compliance checks are conducted to ensure ongoing adherence to fire safety standards and regulations.
  1. Fire Door Inspections
    • We provide specialised inspections of fire doors, checking for issues such as gaps, seals, and hardware functionality to ensure they will perform as intended in the event of a fire.
  1. Fire Stopping Inspections
    • Our experts inspect fire stopping installations, ensuring that all penetrations and joints in fire-resistant walls and floors are properly sealed.
  1. Consultancy and Advice
    • We offer expert consultancy services, providing advice on the selection, installation, and maintenance of passive fire protection systems tailored to your specific needs.
  1. Certification and Reporting
    • Upon completion of our inspections, we provide detailed reports and certifications that document compliance with relevant standards and regulations, offering peace of mind and proof of due diligence.

Why Choose Us?

  • UKAS Accreditation
    • Our UKAS accreditation ensures our inspections are conducted to the highest standards of independence and technical proficiency.
  • Experienced Professionals
    • Our team consists of highly trained and experienced fire safety professionals dedicated to providing thorough and accurate inspections.
  • Impartial and Independent
    • As a Type A inspection body, we maintain strict impartiality and independence, ensuring unbiased assessments and recommendations.
  • Regulatory Compliance
    • We stay up-to-date with the latest fire safety regulations and standards, ensuring your passive fire protection measures comply with current legal requirements.
  • Tailored Solutions
    • We understand that each building and client is unique, and we tailor our services to meet your specific fire safety needs.