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Call for Evidence on Product Information Post Grenfell

SINCE THE publication of the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety by Dame Judith Hackitt following the Grenfell Tower fire, the UK...

Call for Social Landlords to Meet Fire Safety Update

SPECIALIST fire safety and building compliance contractors across Scotland are being invited to apply to become ‘preferred contractors’ as part of a newly launched...

Grenfell Cladding Manufacturer Blames Other Construction Materials for Fire

Arconic, the manufacturer of the Reynobond aluminium composite material (ACM) panels that were on Grenfell Tower, has blamed other materials on the building for...

Government to Amend Approved Documents to Ban Unsafe Cladding and...

The government is banning combustible materials on new high-rise homes and giving support to local authorities to carry out emergency remediation work. The process was...

BBA and LABC’s Rallying Call for 100% Hackitt

Campaigning to encourage the government to deliver all of the recommendations in Dame Judith Hackitt's report , a new initiative - called 100% Hackitt...

Construction Industry Takes Lead on Fire Safety While Waiting for Government...

The first research to investigate what has changed in construction practice since the Grenfell Tower fire reveals a wide range of improvements being implemented...

Parliament Launch for BBA’s Product Excellence Programme

The British Board of Agrément, the construction products certification body, has launched a new initiative called the Product Excellence Programme (PEP) during a Westminster...

Combustible Cladding Ban Expected Today

A combustible cladding product ban is expected to be announced today by housing minister, James Brokenshire, at the Conservative party conference, reports the Guardian. Plastics,...

RIBA Launches New Fire Safety Guidance Consultation

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has today launched a consultation on a new RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety. Following the devastating...

Impossible to Rule Out Another Grenfell Warns Hackitt

Dame Judith Hackitt has warned today that it’s impossible to rule out another “catastrophic event” like the Grenfell Tower tragedy if changes aren’t made...