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Timber building under construction

Mass timber construction gains momentum amid fire safety challenges

Timber as a sustainable building material As reported by Reuters, the use of timber in construction is gaining traction worldwide. ...

All the fire safety regulations for flats in England updated post-Grenfell

Introduction of new fire safety rules Following the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017, the government introduced new fire safety rules ...
Scottish Government Scotland

Scotland secures powers to introduce new building safety levy

Scotland announces plans for a new building safety levy to address cladding issues As reported by the Scottish government, the ...
Building safety regime...changing

UK officials issue new guidance on building safety and cost management

Building safety officials address challenges and costs in safety case report creation Housing Minister Lee Rowley and Director of Building ...

Government commits to enhancing fire safety in Hong Kong’s old buildings

Urgent need for enhanced fire safety in Hong Kong’s older structures In response to concerns raised in the Legislative Council ...
Building safety regime...changing

Build UK updates Building Safety Regime guide to cover latest phase

Building Safety Act: A new framework for enhanced safety in construction Build UK has recently updated its Building Safety Regime ...
Canary Wharf

UK government takes action against Canary Wharf landlord for building safety costs

Government seeks £20.5m from Yianis Group for building safety works The UK government has initiated legal proceedings against the landlord ...
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UK's construction sector braces for new fire safety standards as Building Safety Act transition concludes

PlanRadar outlines the future of fire safety post-BSA transition As the transition period for the Building Safety Act (BSA) concludes ...

BESA responds to government's decision on building planning system and safety regulations

Government extends deadline for building control officers’ competence assessments The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has expressed its support for ...
Cladding removal

Building Safety Regulator seeks to enhance rights for high-rise residents

New campaign empowers residents in high-rise buildings The Building Safety Regulator (BSR) has initiated a campaign aimed at informing residents ...
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