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...
Making the Hackitt Review work for safer buildings

Making the Hackitt Review work for safer buildings

The professional representative body for Approved Inspectors (ACAI) have today released their response to the Hackitt Review. The ACAI response takes the Hackitt proposals for new high-risk buildings and makes them simpler, clearer and more achievable. The ACAI...
ACAI – Hackitt Review fails to live up to expectations

ACAI – Hackitt Review fails to live up to expectations

Association of Consultant Approved Inspectors response to Independent Review of Building Regulation and Fire Safety – Final Report Paul Wilkins, Chairman, ACAI, said: “During the period of its evidence gathering The Hackitt Review appeared to be making substantial...