Counting the cost of fires at sea.
Campaign for greater container safety must focus first on dangerous goods.
Homes built by one of the UK’s largest developers were constructed without essential barriers to slow the spread of fire
Grantham Recycling Centre fire may have been caused by lithium-ion batteries according to the chief executive officer at Envirocom.
The Forensic Science Regulator has published her annual report – see page 27 for comment on fire investigation.
What can be done about fires that originate in containers, or, in ro-ro ships carrying vehicles with fuel in their tanks or flammable cargo in trailers?
The fire stricken Italian ship, MV Grande America, owned by the Grimaldi Group, has sunk in the Bay of Biscay.
The Local Government Association (LGA) says the height threshold at which automatic fire suppression systems are required in residential buildings should be lowered to 18 metres, down from the current 30-metre/10-storey limit.