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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.


BMW is extending its UK recall over fire risks. Problems with an exhaust-gas-recirculation device have been found to affect 27,000 additional vehicles.

BBC News

A blaze has ravaged a thatched Grade II-listed dairy -Node Court in Codicote, Hertfordshire – for the second time in four years.

BBC News

Failure to properly fit fire detectors in the building’s voids is one of the safety issues that has delayed the opening of a children’s hospital in Edinburgh.

Hellenic Shipping News

International Union of Marine Insurance [IUMI] acts on preventing fires on container vessels.