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 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
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
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.