Specifying Window and Doors: Safety, Security, Means of Escape and Best Value

Specifiers and building owners have a duty of care to their residents to ensure that they are safe, secure and that the property meets their needs.

This seminar teaches delegates how to protect residents by specifying the appropriate level of security, how to meet emergency escape requirements and minimise the risk of accidents and falls involving windows. It will help you to understand the following topics:

  • Understand how to meet the current legislative requirements, and comply with British Standards and best practice guidelines when specifying windows and doors.
  • Understand what is commonly accepted as enhanced security for windows and doors in a residential environment.
  • Understand what needs to be considered when specifying fire escape via windows and doors.
  • Understand how to specify products that are fit for purpose, that delivers the best value and meets your duty of care to residents


The Specifying Windows and Doors: Safety, Security, Means of Escape and Best Seminar lasts for approximately 45 minutes with additional time for a question and answer session.

Arrange your CPD Seminar 

To arrange your free RIBA approved CPD presentation, contact the Yale team on 01902 364006 or complete our online CPD form.