https://wmcompliance.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/08/Barbour-JustIcon-wh.png Conference June 11, 2024

Building Safety Conference called for industry to ‘st...

The recent BSR conference was a platform to discuss the transformation of the building safety landscape.

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Scottish cladding remediation bill passed

Approved legislation gives Scottish ministers powers to remediate buildings with unsafe cladding.

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Grenfell Tower inquiry Phase 2 report publication date ...

Find out about the Grenfell Tower Inquiry Phase 2 report, to be published on 4 September 2024.

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Housing secretary warned about fixed window restrictors

A coroner has issued a warning to the housing secretary about the use of fixed window restrictors.

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Government wins landmark safety remediation court case

The DLUHC has won a landmark legal challenge against a freeholder.

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NFCC pushes government to strengthen sprinkler regulati...

The NFCC request to enhance sprinkler systems regulations in care homes, schools & student accommodations.

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£60,000 fine issued after workers exposed to asbestos

During the demolition of a hotel in Cornwall workers were exposed to asbestos.

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Firms fined for worker’s 35ft lift fall

Two companies fined after an electrician fell 35ft when a crane knocked him out of his lift cage.

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Approved Document B 2024 amendments

Updated Government guidance calling for second staircases in all new tall residential buildings over 18m.