Office fires can happen at any time, even with proper safety measures in place, although they are more likely to occur in an unprepared workplace. When an office fire breaks out, it can harm your employees, company documents, equipment, and facilities, regardless of its size.
A small fire in the wrong place can be just as damaging as a fire that engulfs your facility. For example, a fire in a server room could wipe out all of your company’s data in seconds, and a small fire at a door of a building without proper provision for emergency exits could trap your entire workforce inside.
The right equipment and Control are key to preparing for the worst, although knowing the most common causes of an office fire can be just as helpful in prevention: