What the law says about fire safety
Law (2003: 778) on protection against accidents and the National Rescue Services Agency’s regulations with general advice and comments on this law governs the individual’s obligations in terms of fire protection.
MSB, this is the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency. An expert authority on fire protection and promoting fire safety in the community, in close cooperation with local authorities.
Local authorities are responsible for civil protection and fire prevention activities. These include enforcing the individual’s legal obligation to have a reasonable fire protection.