Hospitals and Healthcare Premises

Rapier Consulting proivde a range of specialist services to the Healtcare sector.  From indiviual GP and dental practices, to care and nursing homes and NHS Trusts with multilple general hospital sites, we can provide all the necessary fire safety services.

We are among the most experienced providers of Fire Safety Consultancy to this sector and currently have  Fire Safety Advisors and Authorising Fire Engineers embeded in private hospitals and NHS Trusts.  Our Healthcare Services include Fire Risk Assessment, writing bespoke fire safety policy and strategy documents, staff training, traning of Fire Safety Advisors (and Hospital Fire Officers for those that still use the term).  We teach the Fire Service Inspecting Officers who specialise in Healthcare Premises at the Fire Serivce College and we advise auditing and regulatory authorities when requested.  We have been called in to assist a number of institutions following less than favourable fire safety audits, or even Enforcement Notices. Our consultants are qualified and accredited, with us you are in good hands. 

Our Healthcare Services include:- 

  • Provision of Fire Safety Advisors, contracted or embeded
  • Provision of Authorising Engineer (Fire), contracted or embeded
  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Compartmentation Surveys 
  • Writing of Bespoke Fire Safety Policy, Strategy and Procedural Document
  • Staff Fire Safety Training (Fire Safety Awareness, Fire Warden, Fire Extinguisher, Fire Risk Assessment for Managers, Fire Safety for Responsible Persons).
  • Conducting drills and exercises

 Whatever your fire safety needs, in any hospital of healtcare setting, we can help.  Contact us on 01959 572 559, or e-mail

Rapier is part of London Fire and Rescue Service Ltd.