Allan Grice, MIFireEhas had a Fire Service career spanning 30 years across London, Yorkshire and Devon. He is currently an independent fire safety adviser to a large number of organisations. During the late 1980’s he was responsible for all safety law enforcement and advisory services across North East London. Between 1990 and 1997 he was Principal Fire Safety Officer for the Devon Fire and Rescue Service. Allan has been visiting lecturer in the Practical Application of Fire Safety Law at Leeds University for past 10 years. He is a Member of the Institution of Fire Engineers [MIFireE] and the author of several technical papers, including Structural Collapse and Fire Fighter Safety, published by the Institute of Fire Fighting Engineers.
Fire safety regulations underwent radical changes for over 30 years and company owners, employers, landlords and builders all face a seismic shift in liabilities and potential penalties.