Category: News

The Institute of Fire Prevention Officers

Approved Document S

This Approved Document provides technical guidance regarding the installation and charge point requirements in Part S to the Building Regulations. Approved Document S applies to new residential and non-residential buildings;…
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The Association of Construction Quality Professionals: Enough is Enough

The Association of Construction Quality Professionals has provided a reporting app to highlight and anonymously report poor quality fire stopping or misuse of building and fire-stopping materials for further investigation.…
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Flame retardant floormats

https://www.designingbuildings.co.uk/wiki/Flame_retardant_floormats

Renters better protected from fire hazards thanks to new regulations

https://www.london-fire.gov.uk/news/2020-news/july/renters-better-protected-from-fire-hazards-thanks-to-new-regulations/

PAS 8673

PAS 8673, Framework for competence of individual Building Safety Managers and Nominated Individual Building Safety Managers open for comments (fia.uk.com)

Consultation launched on new code of practice for external walls

Residents and building owners are set to benefit from a new code of practice for professionals assessing buildings’ external walls and cladding systems. Consultation launched on new code of practice…
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