Many landlords that own non-domestic business property that is let out to others to run their business may see it as an investment rather than a business. However, no matter if you are a landlord or a business owner/occupier you have legal duties as the Blackburn fire safety in the workplace responsible person.
If ever anything goes wrong one of the first questions that is asked is “who is to blame”. However, as the owner of a business, the landlord of business premises or someone running a business for a third party you are known as The Responsible Person.
When things go wrong it is human nature to look for someone to blame and the organisation that does this most is Government, whether it is local or national. However, when in business if you own, lease as landlord or rent as an occupier there is plenty of information available to help you understand and implement things you are responsible for.