A meeting was held this week with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on the review of FFRS...

Review of the Furniture & Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations

A meeting was held this week with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on the review of FFRS.  It consisted of the policy team from the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) and representatives from the industry including Steve Moore of BFM.

At the meeting an update was given of the current status of the review into Furniture & Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations (FFRS) and planned timescales for developing a new framework which would maintain ‘Essential Safety Requirements’.

A group of experts is to be appointed to guide the review.

A full report on the meeting and planned stages of the review is available in the members area of the BFM web site.

Individual companies are also able to input directly to BEIS, OPSS. For further informaiton on the meeting and how to input your views please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..