United Kingdom Homecare Association
The professional association for homecare providers

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Fire safety for homecare providers: Questions and Answers

This resource has been developed by the London Fire Brigade in association with UKHCA. It answers questions on fire safety as it relates to homecare and originates from questions posed by members to the UKHCA helpline. The resource looks at a number of area including: fire prevention, identifying a fire risk and carrying out a fire risk assessment.

For updated information on emollients, please also see UKHCA guidance on

Skin care creams and lotions - Guidance for Homecare Providers


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