EV Charging Points in Covered Car Parks: Risks and Safety Measures

30th October 2023
EV Charging Point in Covered Car Park

The rapid growth of Electric Vehicle (EV) sales in the UK has created a growing demand for dependable and efficient ‘destination’ EV charging stations in various locations like shopping centres, workplaces, and hotels. These charging stations play a crucial role in supporting the growing EV market and providing convenience to EV owners. With the rise in environmentally conscious consumers, the demand for EV charging infrastructure is expected to soar.

As the usage of EVs continues to rise, it becomes crucial for businesses and establishments to understand the risks and safety measures associated with installing EV chargers, especially in car parks. Our fire experts highlight the potential risks and discuss effective safety measures to mitigate these challenges in our latest briefing note.