Fire Safety


The Charities FM Group and the Charities Safety Group organised this joint meeting on fire safety.

Security & Terrorism


This meeting will look at the issues of security and terrorism and discuss what actions charity facilities managers can take to mitigate risks. 

Minimum and Maximum Workplace Temperatures

The regulatory requirements for workplace temperatures are set by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992.   The regulations state that the temperature of indoor workplaces should be "reasonable".

What is the Legal Minimum Working Temperature?

There is no legal minimum working temperature.

However the Approved Code of Practice defines a reasonable indoor temperature as being normally at least 16°C.  If the work undertaken is heavy physical work, the temperature should be at least 13°C.​

What is the Legal Maximum Working Temperature?