Fire

Stay Put or Evacuate?

Fire Safety in a building cannot be managed without knowing the building’s fire emergency strategy. ‘Stay put or Evacuate?’ is a question that has raised a lot of conversation since the Grenfell Tower tragedy in June 2017 and is still discussed today. Fire Risk Assessments form the foundation on which Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago
Fire

The Draft Building Safety Bill

On Monday 20th July 2020, the Government published a draft of their highly anticipated Building Safety Bill, which introduces extensive reforms and fundamental changes to current building safety legislation. The Building Safety Bill is a long-awaited response to Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety; following Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago
Fire

The Fire Safety Bill 2020

On Thursday 19 March 2020, the UK Government introduced the Fire Safety Bill (FSB), which seeks to make changes to the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. These changes affect all managed residential blocks located in Great Britain (aside from Scotland, which has its own Fire Safety Legislation) of any Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago
Fire

Fire Safety at Home

Fire safety affects us all whether at home, work or out and about. Since most of us are now spending the majority of our time in our homes, we have provided some tips on precautions you can take to minimise the risk of fire at home. Whilst the Fire Risk Read more…

By Katie Mooney, ago