Following yet another major fire in a block of flats earlier this autumn, campaigners’ calls for a public national register of individuals with legal responsibility for fire assessments in buildings have increased.
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The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has recently announced proposed changes to the risk assessment guidance contained in INDG163. The proposed changes are designed to allow duty holders greater flexibility to utilise other documents such as procedures, safe systems of work etc. to demonstrate a record of the significant findings of their risk assessment.
With summer long gone and temperatures dropping, we’re reminded that winter is fast approaching. As we change season we are faced with new challenges and potential new risks – recent winters have seen a rise in unpredictable weather patterns, from widespread flooding to snow and ice bringing parts of the country to a standstill.