Container ship fires: Gard conference promotes the value of industry collaboration.

Daily Mail

A 600-year-old Japanese castle has been destroyed by a fire that tore through the World Heritage-protected site, reducing much of it to charred embers. 

BBC News

Avon FRS investigation has been unable to determine the cause of a blaze that destroyed the Premier Inn at Cribbs Causeway. What links some of the high … Read full article


Swansea council has issued an improvement notice for £5m worth of fire-safety improvements to be carried out at Meridian Quay.


Fire safety experts have called for all HPL cladding to be “urgently” removed as they raised major concerns with a parliamentary committee over the laboratory tests of … Read full article

The Loadstar

Insurers call for SOLAS to be revised to prevent more fires on containerships.

The Medi Telegraph

Escalation of container ships fires is of growing concern to the International Union of Marine Insurances.

Insurance Times

The government is to introduce improved building safety standards and appoint a Building Safety Regulator.