Project Specification Group, a unit of manufacturing company ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland, has reiterated the importance of construction compliance to protect the safety of a building’s residents.
Three pivotal Network Rail High Speed (NRHS) stations where Churchill Cleaning supplies hygiene services have all gained Certificates of Assurance from Bureau Veritas for “exceptional” cleanliness standards that have helped to minimise the Covid-19 threat.
Provisional data released this month shows that a total of 142 workers were killed at work in Great Britain in 2020/21, an increase of 29 from the previous year, though the number of deaths in 2019/20 (113) was low compared to other recent years.
As part of ensuring the regulatory functions of the new regime, the new Building Safety Regulator will be responsible for assisting and encouraging the competence of those that manage buildings, the government has said.
The Building Safety Bill has been published today by the government which includes a new safety regulator to ensure any risks in new and existing residential buildings are effectively resolved and managed.