Regulations come into force.(Product guide)

With the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order having come into force on October 1, 2006, companies in the U K now face the strictest ever fire safety rules, which include more stringent fire risk assessments and results recording. Working in partnership with Due Diligence Solutions, The Mall has ensured that all 23 of its community shopping malls reach the standards set by the Order.

The Mall--which owns and operates approximately ten per cent of the UK's town centre shopping centres--has been working towards the Fire Safety Order for some time and has set in place a number of mechanisms to further minimise the risks of fire. These include its own fire safety training DVD and an online reporting system for all malls, which is specific to retailing and the first of its kind in the UK. …

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