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17Sep92 UK: SAFETY CHIEFS ADVISE LONDON UNDERGROUND AGAINST FIRE PROOFING.

Safety chiefs are advising London Underground Limited not to go ahead with a multi-million pound contract to cover Tube stations and tunnels with fire resistant walls.Surveys, designs and project management for the scheme would cost more than £23 million - making the job worth more than £450 million in construction terms.But a report into fire safety on the Underground commissioned by the Health and Safety Executive states that the improvement in safety standards would not ...

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