James Dalton, director of general insurance policy at the Association of British Insurers, said the government’s ban on combustible materials limited to high rise buildings over 18 metres is not sufficient and should be considered for a wider range of buildings.
Fire safety and prevention: small steps make the difference.
The sound of a mother’s voice is more likely to wake up a child during a fire alert than the loud wailing of a smoke alarm, a recent study has found.
BMW recalls 268,000 diesel models in UK over fire risk.
A fire at a former waste site in Sunderland, which is being treated as arson, has cost the council £176,000.
Rolls-Royce has been one of the most vocal proponents of autonomous shipping and has signed an agreement to use Intel processing power to drive advanced shipping technology.
Westminster City Council is proposing to charge leaseholders for retrofitting sprinklers in high rises.
Fire at Gadani shipbreaking yard injures seven.