Legal basis of the fire safety audit system in the Republic of Belarus

Authors

  • Alena Yu. Goroshko State Educational Establishment «University of Сivil Protection of the Ministry for Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus»; 220118, Belarus, Minsk, Mashinostroiteley str., 25 https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0705-9155
  • Sergey V. Kostyukevich Borisov District Department of Emergency Situations of the Institution «Minsk Regional Administration of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus»; 222526, Belarus, Minsk region, Borisov, Gagarin str., 113

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.33408/2519-237X.2023.7-3.335

Keywords:

fire safety, audit activity, fire safety audit system, audit report, expert-auditor, state fire supervision

Abstract

Purpose. Formation of legal proposals on the implementation of auditing activities in the field of fire safety in the Republic of Belarus.

Methods. General scientific methods were used: analysis, synthesis, generalization, induction and modeling, as well as private research methods: comparative legal and legal forecasting.

Findings. Legal proposals on the implementation of auditing activities in the field of fire safety in the Republic of Belarus have been formed as a result of the analysis of theoretical provisions, national and international experience in the implementation of the fire safety audit, namely: strategic audit directions have been determined; an audit algorithm for fire safety is proposed, requirements for organizations that have the right to carry out audit activities in the field of fire safety, qualification characteristics of the expert auditor, structure and content of the audit report are determined.

Application field of research. The prepared proposals on the implementation of auditing activities in the field of fire safety in the Republic of Belarus can be used in the preparation of regulations in this segment of activity, and in scientific research. The introduction of the formed legal proposals will make it possible to rationally and effectively build an audit system in the Republic of Belarus, involve business entities along with state fire supervision authorities in assessing the state of fire safety, and prepare additional resources in ensuring fire safety of the state.

Author Biographies

Alena Yu. Goroshko, State Educational Establishment «University of Сivil Protection of the Ministry for Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus»; 220118, Belarus, Minsk, Mashinostroiteley str., 25

Chair of Organization of Supervisory and Preventive Activities, Associate Professor; PhD in Juridical Sciences, Associate Professor

Sergey V. Kostyukevich, Borisov District Department of Emergency Situations of the Institution «Minsk Regional Administration of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus»; 222526, Belarus, Minsk region, Borisov, Gagarin str., 113

Deputy Head

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Published

2023-08-10

How to Cite

Goroshko Е. Ю. and Kostyukevich С. В. (2023) “Legal basis of the fire safety audit system in the Republic of Belarus”, Journal of Civil Protection, 7(3), pp. 335–343. doi: 10.33408/2519-237X.2023.7-3.335.