Facilities management

Fire extinguishers

Fire extinguishers maintained annually in accordance with BS 5306-3. All fire extinguishers have to be tested every 12 months by law. The next inspection date will be on each fire extinguisher label along with the next pressure test/discharge test date.

Recommended frequency: Annual
Duration: 1 hour

Fire extinguisher testing

Fire alarm and emergency light testing

Fire alarm servicing is carried out in accordance with BS5839-1:2013 Emergency Lighting service in accordance with BS5266-1 provided at no extra cost satisfying regulations regarding the maintenance of fire detection and fire alarm systems for non-domestic premises.

Recommended frequency: 6-12 months

Fire alarm and emergency light testing

Fixed wire installation testing

The Electricity at Work Act, 1989 states that all electrical systems and equipment used in the working environment should be in a safe condition. In addition to these legislative requirements many other organisations such as insurance companies place an obligation on their clients to carry out periodic electrical testing.

Recommended frequency: 3-5 years

Fixed wire installation testing

Medical chair & couch re-upholstery service

Treatment tables and medical couches often sustain rips through normal wear and tear presenting a potential risk to infection control which the CQC may highlight on inspection, this can be quickly fixed with replacement upholstery sections.

This option is much more cost effective that replacing a couch a wide variety of makes and models of couches and chairs can be re-upholstered and the vast majority of vinyl colours matched.

DD have launched a new service offering an on-site re-upholstery service.

Medical chair and couch re-upholstery service

If you would like more details or a quotation for any of the services listed, please contact the team on 0800 917 85 25 or email salessupport@ddgroup.com