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22Oct92 UK: ENGINEERS FIGHT NEW FIRE SAFETY RULES.

Structural engineers are stepping up pressure on the Government and insurance companies to change new fire safety rules.They claim a new code of practice introduced by the Loss Prevention Council and requirements in the new Building Regulations have been introduced without proper consultation or independent assessment.The LPC code was slammed as 'narrow and inflexible' by Simon Ham, director of Fire Safety Consultants, at a conference on Monday.And a report from the Standing Committee ...

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