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Grenfell: London fire chief calls for urgent research on ‘buildings that fail’


There is also the electrical wiring that needs to be closely regulated and the need for a BS update of what is termed a fire resisting cable is urgently needed. Wiring providing electricity to essential and emergency services requires a fireproof cable. Cables that will not burn, emit smoke or toxic fumes. Furthermore, in high rise buildings, these cables must have a two [2] hour fire rating. A metal sheath MICC type is paramount.

Posted date

17 October, 2019

Posted time

1:27 pm