Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry Report

BY Clive Lewis

Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry Report

The report’s finding that ‘effective compartmentation was lost at an early stage’ as a result of the fire on the outside quickly entering many flats via the windows due to the failure of the glass is not unexpected, nor is the failure of some key fire protection measures inside the tower, similar failures were first highlighted in 2003 in a Government sponsored ASFP report on passive fire protection “Public safety is being impinged by incorrect passive fire protection measures and we feel that a disaster caused by accelerated or unexpected fire spread could follow if no action is taken to improve these standards”.

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Changes in building materials and construction processes have transformed the way in which buildings behave in fire and poor workmanship and light touch enforcement of building regulations have frequently resulted in buildings that offer poor levels of fire protection.

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