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The Construction Fire Risk Assessment Course has been developed to increase the competency (knowledge, experience, qualifications and behaviour) for delegates to undertake a suitable and sufficient Fire Risk Assessment (FRA).
We were delighted to be invited to take part in the Selo Academy’s Build.Better seminar in London on Friday 13th October.
Section 156 of the Building Safety 2022 (BSA) makes a number of amendments to the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO) to improve fire safety in all buildings regulated by the FSO. The changes, which come into force on 1st October 2023. The following of which are new responsibilities for the Responsible Person.
The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) have issued a new code of practice to make it clear what residents can expect during a external wall remediation project at the property they are residing in in terms of communication.
The Government have this week made public major new plans to address building cladding life safety fire risks in the private and social sector – their remediation and enforcement in residential buildings between 11 to 18 metres across England, and over 18 metres outside of London.
The Government have issued interim guidelines for those retrofitting or designing covered car parks housing electric vehicle (EV) charge points.
The Government have made changes to section 156 of the Building Safety Act 2022 (BSA) with respect to the fire safety responsibilities of the Responsible Person.
Find out about the new Building Safety (Fees and Charges) Regulations 2023, empowering the Building Safety Regulator (BSR) to charge fees and recover charges for performing relevant chargeable functions.