Lift Maintenance and Fire Safety are Two Very Different Things By now, you’re most likely aware that new legislation was introduced on July 1, 2020, that makes it compulsory for your Annual Fire Safety Statements to be signed off by an accredited CFSP (Competent Fire safety Practitioner). But have you been made aware that the […]
The highly anticipated Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme (FPAS) has now been formally approved by the NSW Government. As of July 1, 2020, the FPAS has been recognised for: Fire Systems Design (FSD) – for practitioners who endorse plans and specifications in accordance with clauses 136AA and 146B of the EPAR; and Fire Safety Assessment (FSA) […]
April 1, 2020COVID-19
Maintaining fire safety compliance during COVID-19 restrictions As protective measures to keep the community safe from COVID-19 ramp up across the state, we thought it best to keep communicating through this difficult time and keep you abreast of how we can help you manage your fire risk obligations. Our core responsibility at Betta Fire Protection […]
March 18, 2020COVID-19
As you will be aware, there have been 375 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Australia as of March 17th, 170 of them in NSW, and we know that these numbers will grow. It’s an extraordinary time that demands an extraordinary response from governments, businesses and communities as we try to protect the most vulnerable members […]
February 25, 2020Blog
The NSW Government’s new accreditation scheme for Competent Fire Safety Practitioners (CFSP) goes live on April 6, 2020. This is a compulsory requirement for all contractors signing off on an Australian Fire Safety Statement (AFSS), but what does it mean for you and your property?