Fire Safety Assessment vs. Fire Risk Assessment: Understanding the Key Differences

Colorful arrows on a black background with words like 'How', 'What', 'Who', 'When', 'Where', 'Why', and 'Which', representing the different questions and perspectives involved in analyzing fire safety assessments and fire risk assessments

In Ireland, understanding the difference between a “Fire Safety Assessment” and a “Fire Risk Assessment“ (also known as a “Fire Safety Risk Assessment”) is crucial for ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and maintaining safety standards. Despite their importance, there is significant confusion between these two types of assessments, even among government bodies and state agencies. […]