(a)in relation to a workplace, the employer, if the workplace is to any extent under his control;
(b)in relation to any premises not falling within paragraph (a)—
(i)the person who has control of the premises (as occupier or otherwise) in connection with the carrying on by him of a trade, business or other undertaking (for profit or not); or
(ii)the owner, where the person in control of the premises does not have control in connection with the carrying on by that person of a trade, business or other undertaking.
If you are not sure of who is the Responsible Person within your company or what your duties as a Responsible Person is, arrange an appointment with our Fire Risk Assessor who can help you conform to the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
The safety of your workforce is vital this is why you should provide your employees with information about evacuation procedures incase of a fire.