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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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Fire Risk Assessors Register Review

Following a full review of the FRA Register Procedures, the new procedures have been launched. The revised scheme now allows members to remain on the register for 5 years before…
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Tomorrow’s Warehouse

Ocado fire seminar Ocado will present at Tomorrow’s Warehouse conference about lessons learned from the catastrophic fire at its Andover fulfilment centre in 2019. Many companies would run from speaking…
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Fire Safety Update for Professionals in Scotland: The Single Building Assessment 

A webinar to update fire safety building professionals on cladding and other fire safety developments in Scotland. https://academy.rics.org/fire-safety-update-for-professionals-in-scotland-the-single-building-assessment

Enforcement or Profit?

An article by Warren Spencer, one of the country’s leading fire safety lawyers.

PAS 9980 has been published and the Government withdraws the Consolidated Advice Note (CAN)

PAS 9980 has been published and the Government withdraws the Consolidated Advice Note (CAN) (fia.uk.com) PAS 9980:2022 provides a methodology for the fire risk appraisal of external wall construction and cladding…
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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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