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Trio of experts to talk safety in in-depth webinar

8 January 2021

The Midlands and Eastern calendar is kicking off the new year with a webinar, Three Leading Experts Talk Building Regs & Building Safety, where three prestigious speakers will talk live.

CIOB Trustee Peter Dawber will give an overview of his involvement with the CIC final report Setting the Bar, which outlines the industry response to Dame Judith Hackitt’s review. On behalf of the CIOB, Dawber chaired Working Group 9
– Site Supervisors. 

He will also talk about the PAS Competence Framework for construction professionals being developed by the BSI – the follow‑up work to Raising the Bar – on which he is representing the CIOB. 

Richard Cymler, regional director at Ball & Berry, will provide a Building Regs update, followed by Damien West, area manager and head of fire protection, prevention and fire investigation with Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service, who will talk about the Fire Service approach to firefighting in tall buildings.

The webinar will take place on January 13 at 12pm. Register here.

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