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‘Key’ combustibility report published ‘within weeks’

11 October, 2019

THE REPORT on tests undertaken by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) is set to be released ‘within weeks’, with the organisation having been commissioned

FPA shares ‘grave concerns’ over new cladding tests

06 March, 2019

THE FIRE Protection Association (FPA) has expressed its concerns over the new cladding testing programme announced by the government.

RISCAuthority at Work - June 2014

23 May, 2014

With the scale of waste fires headlining the news, Dr Jim Glockling looks at causes, impacts and insurer perspectives, and how RISCAuthority and partners are su

Non ACM cladding tests to begin in March

30 January, 2019

THE GOVERNMENT’S plans to test cladding that is not made from aluminium composite material (ACM) will begin in March, and results are expected in the summer.

RISCAuthority at work Jul-Aug 2016

28 July, 2016

Dr Jim Glockling discusses the publication of the commercial watermist standard, BS 8489, and insurer experience of end-user and installer confusion between req