home safety

November 8, 2019

Council breached Home Standard over fire safety failure

According to a recent article published by Inside Housing, a council has been found in breach of the Regulator of Social Housing’s Home Standard, partly for failing to carry out urgent fire safety work on a 17-storey tower block. Runnymede Council was found to have caused a risk of “serious detriment” to its tenants because of a breach over fire and electrical safety, the regulator said. In a notice, published today, the regulator said that the council had failed to […]