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Impossible to rule out another Grenfell, says fire review author

The author of an independent review into fire safety and building regulations has warned it is impossible to rule out another “catastrophic event” like the Grenfell Tower tragedy if changes aren’t made to the regulatory system. ...


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Combustible cladding ban should apply to all high-rises, says IOSH

A ban on combustible cladding in the UK should apply to all new high-rise buildings, the chartered body for safety and health professionals has said. Housing Secretary, James Brokenshire, announced at the Conservative Party conference that new hi...


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Workplace rights if there’s no Brexit deal

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has issued guidance on the impact on workplace rights in the event of a no Brexit deal. The guidance is part of a series of technical notices, which set out information to allow business...


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ISO 50001 for energy management gets a boost

ISO 50001, the flagship International Standard for improving energy performance, has just been updated. ISO 50001:2018, Energy management systems – Requirements with guidance for use, transformed the energy performance of org...


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Are you the next RICS FM case study?

Over the past few years, International Workplace has worked with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors to create five series of strategic FM case studies, focusing on the great work that the FM sector does. The next of these hugely success...


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International Workplace shortlisted for Learning Technologies Award

International Workplace has been announced as a finalist at the Learning Technologies Awards 2018 in the category ‘Best international learning platform implementation’. The shortlisting is a result of a nine-month collaboration betwee...