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Policies and Guidance Documents



Click on the relevant Policy from the list below in order to access all information.

Guidance documents

These documents are designed to provide users with simple explanations on how to comply with requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, or provide guidance on a range of procedures specific to the activities of the College.

Technical guides:

These documents provide technical guidance on a range of fire safety features found in buildings. 

  • Fire doors (Version 1, May 2012) – sets out the standards to be applied to fire doors in all RHUL buildings; including self-closers and glazing.


Information on Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEPs) for people with disabilities.

  • Building and Room Escape Assessment (Version 2, November 2017) – used to assess the suitability of rooms, used by students and staff with disabilities, when drawing up a PEEP.
  • Windsor Standard PEEPs (Version 2, November 2017) – a set of escape options for visitors with disabilities who use the Windsor building.


Useful information to assist in the planning of events or activities, on or offsite.

Where any doubt exists as to the action to be taken or advice and assistance is required, please contact the College Fire Safety Officer.