ISO 45001 – Health and Safety Standards

ISO 45001 – Health and Safety Standards We are pleased to have recently been audited and certified with the ISO 45001, Occupational Health and Safety, standard We have achieved this by being able to demonstrate our resilience through proactive risk prevention, innovation and continual improvement.  It is evidence of our commitment to maintaining a safe,…

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GOVERNMENT REFORMS MAKE IT EASIER AND CHEAPER FOR LEASEHOLDERS TO BUY THEIR HOMES

Robert Jenrick MP, the Housing Communities and Local Government Secretary has today announced sweeping reforms to leasehold, for houses, flats and retirement developments, with legislation coming this Parliamentary session.  Changes are set to include:   Houses and flats can extend their leases by 990 years, at zero ground rent Ground rent ban extended to retirement…

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Waking Watch Relief Fund

This summary, take from the gov.uk website, explains the new £30 million fund to pay for the costs of installing an alarm system in buildings with unsafe cladding. The government has announced a new £30 million fund to pay for the costs of installing an alarm system in buildings with unsafe cladding. Common Alarms systems…

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Temporary change to a simultaneous evacuation strategy in purpose-built blocks of flats

This month the National Fire Chiefs Council (FCC) Led Stakeholder group have updated the guidance on simultaneous evacuations and introduced key changes. Following extensive consultation, the NFCC-led stakeholder group have updated the guidance on simultaneous evacuation and introduced key changes. This guidance provides fire safety advice in respect of purpose-built blocks of flats where a…

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