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’.
Whirlpool told to recall tumble dryers in unprecedented government move due to fire risk.
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
Bigger box ships mean bigger risks for everyone.
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.
Pregnant women and children living near the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral have been advised to take blood tests over fears of lead contamination.
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