Fire

What’s new with Fire Doors? Updates from ‘Progress against the Grenfell Tower Inquiry Phase 1 Recommendations, September 2021’

The Government publish quarterly updates regarding the progress of the implementation of Phase 1 recommendations following the Grenfell tower fire. One of the key updates made on September 30th is in relation to Fire Doors and gives recommendations to the owners and managers of residential buildings on how they should Read more…

By Alex Olley, ago
Fire

Starting work on the ‘Golden Thread’

Have you ever taken on management of a newly built block where fire safety works were needed immediately? Or, indeed, where you had no fire safety information at all? Historically, building safety in the UK has been divided into two separate phases: pre-construction and post-construction. Building Regulations 2010 apply to Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago
Fire

Fire Safety Bill set to become Law

After much deliberation and passing back and forth through parliament, it was announced on Thursday 29th April that the Fire Safety Bill will finally become law. This is much anticipated news and means that the proposed requirements we have all been preparing for are now actual requirements by law. The Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago