Two surveys have been published regarding Approved Document B (Fire) in an effort to understand further how the documents could be developed to improve usability and clarity.
David Oldfield, head of joinery at Arnold Laver and the new chairman of the UK's largest fire door certification scheme, has sounded a stark warning about fire safety in UK buildings.
The critical issues surrounding fire door safety are now achieving significant political traction, according to early analysis of the impact of this year's Fire Door Safety Week.
The process is based on a combination of controlled cascading of the blank's test evidence, specialist training and auditing, and can be added to your existing CERTIFIRE certification.
Fire Door Safety Week has won the Digital Campaign of the Year at the prestigious Trade Association Forum Best Practice Awards 2015
She replaces John Fletcher at BWF-CERTIFIRE who is retiring next month after almost 20 years' involvement with the scheme.