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Fire and smoke alarms in Scottish homes consultation: analysis of responses

Published: 18 Mar 2018
Part of:
Housing, Public safety and emergencies, Research
ISBN:
9781788516976

Analysis of written responses to a consultation on fire and smoke alarms in Scottish homes.

67 page PDF

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67 page PDF

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Fire and smoke alarms in Scottish homes consultation: analysis of responses
Footnotes

67 page PDF

710.4kB

Footnotes

1. http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0052/00524309.pdf

2. See appendix 2

3. https://www.dundee.ac.uk/news/2017/smoke-alarm-research-may-help-to-save-childrenslives.php

4. Portable appliance testing (PAT) is the term used to describe the examination of electrical appliances and equipment to ensure they are safe to use. The frequency of inspection and testing depends upon the type of equipment and the environment it is used in http://www.hse.gov.uk/electricity/faq-portable-appliance-testing.htm. In the private rented sector, landlords are required to ensure that any appliances they provide are PAT tested every 5 years.


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