ACAI response to building regulations update

ACAI response to building regulations update

Housing Secretary James Brokenshire has provided an update on the Government’s plans to reform building regulations in England after the Grenfell Tower fire, confirming that it will accept all of the recommendations of the Hackitt Review. In a written...
ACAI response to Grenfell update and cladding ban

ACAI response to Grenfell update and cladding ban

The Government has provided an update on its response to the Grenfell Tower fire and announced its plans to introduce new regulations to ban the use of combustible cladding on a number of different building types. In a written statement to the House of Commons (which...
The case for “Hackitt Plus”

The case for “Hackitt Plus”

The Grenfell Tower tragedy has rightly caused the building and construction industry to wake up to the regulatory challenges that have been overlooked for too long.  However, the Hackitt Review’s various recommendations must be viewed on their own merit. While the...
Hackitt Update

Hackitt Update

First of all I must apologise for the apparent lack of news since the EGM. Please be assured that the wider executive and the smaller Hackitt response group, comprising of myself, Diane Marshall and Paul Timmins, have been working extremely hard on behalf of all ACAI...