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Headline

Major blaze at housing block in south-west London

Comment

The BBC's reports of the fire starting on a balcony, and a top floor resident saying the only alarms were in communal areas, add to recent evidence of very serious problems of design and regulation (and maybe even construction quality management) that demand immediate government attention. And architects can't assume that conforming to the regulations will ensure building safety.

Posted date

9 September, 2019

Posted time

1:06 pm

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