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The Grenfell Inquiry reveals the urgent need for a culture change in construction


Cutting corners is never in anybody’s best interest, says James Wates


Grenfell Tower: A lesson in how not to manage a project


What we have heard has been a long saga of incompetence, says Graham Watts

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What motivates firms to do the right thing?

By Scott Sanderson

There is a clear moral argument for placing building safety above all else, but the business case is what will sway many, says PRP’s Scott Sanderson


How competent are you?


A report out today sets out new competency requirements which those working on higher risk buildings should act upon immediately to avoid another Grenfell-style disaster, says Graham Watts

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Anger over defeated Fire Safety Bill amendment is misplaced

By Andrew Mellor

Change may not be fast enough for some but it is coming, says Andrew Mellor