Fire Safety And Emergency


Majority of renters ‘left in dark’ on basic fire safety measures

New research has shown the majority of tenants still feel unsure of building procedures when it comes to fire safety. Read More

Fire doors: The post-Grenfell rush to improve fire safety

SHPOnline sister title, IFSEC Global, assesses the rush to improve fire safety Read More

TUC: new guidance on fire safety following Grenfell tragedy

The TUC has published new fire safety advice for trade union representatives today. Read More

Grenfell inquiry begins: The numbers that lay bare the funding crisis hampering high-rise improvements

The public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire opened today. Read More

BSI revises standard for fire detection and fire alarm systems

BSI, the business standards company, has revised its standard for fire detection and fire alarm systems. Read More

Three fire safety steps that should be taken

Avoiding the devastating consequences which can damage a business and put workers at risk. Read More

Jail for boss who ‘couldn’t care less’ about health and safety

Owner of a skip hire and waste disposal firm based near Swansea has been jailed for a year and his firm fined £35,000 Read More

Drastic cut in fire safety inspectors, investigation claims

Drastic reduction in the number of fire safety inspectors in last 6 years, national paper claims. Read More

Cash-strapped councils balk at multimillion-pound fire-safety upgrades as govt rules out funding

Local Government Association has said that local councils cannot afford the substantial fire-safety upgrades. Read More

Grenfell: Fire chief sought counselling following disaster

Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade has revealed she sought help following Grenfell Tower disaster. Read More



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