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Fire Safety Event Online Webinar

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Friday 15th May

Chaired by Mark Sennett, Publisher, Fire Safety Matters

10:00 - 11:00 - Fire approach for the NHS Nightingale at Harrogate

Peter Aldridge, General Secretary, National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers (NAHFO)

11:00 - 12:00 - Building Regulations Review

The government recently completed its review of the Building Regulations. This session will share submissions given to the review by key industry stakeholders and explain what the legal fall out is for fire safety in buildings across the UK.

Key Learnings:

  • Findings of the Building Regulations
  • How changes will effect fire safety regulations in UK
  • Learn key issues raised by industry stakeholders to government about Building Regulations

Peter Wise, Principal Consultant, FPA and Dennis Davis, Executive Officer, FSF

12:00 - 13:00 - Break for lunch

13:00 - 14:00 - Importance of Third Party Certification

Key Learnings:

  • Why UKAS Accredited Third Party Certification is important
  • How to identify if your contractor is competent
  • Pitfalls of using non-competent contractors

Stephen Adams, Chief Executive,  BAFE

14:00 - 15:00 - The Government proposals on construction products and the impact of Coronavirus on the construction industry

The Government building safety proposals include the introduction of new regulators for Building Safety and for Construction Products, and a new Construction Products Standards Committee.

This presentation will consider the effect of the proposals on:

  • Building performance
  • Construction products
  • Market surveillance  and enforcement action
  • Third party certification standards.
  • Products standards for construction products

The presentation will also consider the impact of Coronavirus on the construction industry

Niall Rowan, CEO, ASFP

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