Currently a significant portion of our workload is comprised of numerous cases involving the use of combustible materials in the build-up of external walls. We are engaged by a number of clients to assist with potential claims related combustible cladding, the work involves compliance with guidance, regulations and contracts, organising fire tests for systems and materials, etc.
We are specialists in the application of Part B of Building Regulations, the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005
& the design and installation of fire fighting systems in England and Wales.
We have experience in claims regarding combustible materials in building envelopes, fire stopping, fire doors, fire risk assessments, water mist systems and a host of other fire related systems and products. We are involved in cases involving fire investigation followed by analysis to determine fire behaviour.
We have extensive experience including the preparation of reports under CPR for Civil and Criminal cases.
We have an extensive CV of cases and formal instructions, as well as attendance at court to give evidence.
We have worked throughout the UK (including the Channel Isles & Scotland), Asia, Europe and Africa.
We specialise in working with clients who have fire safety issues, whether they be civil or criminal matters.
Recent cases include: Provision of expert support arising out of construction defects, exposing our client to potential prosecution due to non-compliant external wall build-up; expert reports following post-fire prosecution; application to have a formal notice withdrawn, contractual dispute between landlords and tenants.
Our experts have been involved in fire safety since 1981, as fire officers, fire consultants and engineers. We have worked throughout the UK (including the Channel Isles & Scotland), Asia, Europe and Africa.
We have English, French and Rumanian speakers in the office.