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INSIDE HOUSING

Welsh government to consider compulsory third-party checks for sprinklers.

RTE

Inquest finds that the fire at the Glenamuck halting site in Carrickmines, Co. Dublin which killed ten people in 2015 was caused by a chip pan.

Fire and Risk Management Journal

Home office data shows a 43% increase in deliberate fires on construction sites between 2015 – 2017 causing concerns for industry and fire safety experts.

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) reports a substantial drop in fire safety audits.

Construction News

Home office data shows a 43% increase in deliberate fires on construction sites between 2015 – 2017 causing concerns for industry and fire safety experts.

Seatrade Maritime News

The crew of the containership Yantian Express have been successfully evacuated as the fire in containers on its deck has “significantly” increased in intensity.

LFB

LFB’s Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Fire Safety Charlie Pugsley has issued a public warning to highlight the fire risks associated with the popular ‘Hygge’ trend – the … Read full article

The Guardian

A leaked fire safety report has raised concerns about army barracks and fire risks.