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Fire & Risk Management

The Government has announced that the legislation to implement Dame Judith Hackitt’s recommendations for building regulations and fire safety ‘will be brought before parliament later this year’.

The Mirror

Whirlpool told to recall tumble dryers in unprecedented government move due to fire risk.

The Telegraph

A fire investigation has been launched after a blaze destroyed 20 flats in East London, affecting the ground floor to the sixth floor of the privately owned … Read full article

The Loadstar

Bigger box ships mean bigger risks for everyone.

Insurance Business

Government launches consultations on fire safety. Building on the recommendations from Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, the consultations are being conducted … Read full article

Electrical Safety First

An E-cigarette sold by Argos has been recalled due to fire risks.

BBC News

Pregnant women and children living near the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral have been advised to take blood tests over fears of lead contamination.

FleetMon

A preliminary investigation into an engine room fire on car carrier CAPE KNOX, berthed at Poland Avenue pier, New Orleans, points to oil residues catching fire when … Read full article