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LFB Urges Construction Industry To Take Fire Safety Seriously

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has called on the construction industry to start prioritising fire safety, otherwise there will be a rise in serious building fires as a result.

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25 Cars Damaged In Blaze At Bolton Garage

Over 25 cars have been damaged after a fire on Monday November 6th at a single storey car garage in Bolton, a blaze that required specialist equipment including technical rescue units and aerial platforms because the fire reached 50 by 25m in size at its height.

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New Members Bill Launched In Scotland On Fire Safety In Social Housing

Following the Grenfell Tower incident that saw at least 80 people lose their lives, Scottish Labour MSP David Stewart has launched a fire safety in social housing members’ bill to make local authorities and housing associations responsible for the installation of sprinklers in new-build social housing developments.

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London Hospital Teams Up With Firefighters For Fire Safety Training

A three-hour London fire safety training exercise at Hillingdon Hospital has been a great success, highlighting the need for excellent communication and diligence in the event that a real fire should break out.

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Top Tips For Controlling Fire & Explosion Risks At Work

As an employer, you have a duty to your members of staff to protect them from risks to their safety, wherever these may come from. This includes risks from fires and explosions, so it’s important you carry out fire safety training in London and conduct risk assessments regularly to minimise the chances of something happening – and so your staff can react accordingly if an incident does take place.

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Have You Checked The Latest Government Fire Safety Advice?

In the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster there has been a lot of work on fire regulations for buildings of all types, not only residential tower blocks but also schools, care homes and business premises.

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