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    RIBA PUBLISH DRAFT POST GRENFELL FIRE SAFETY PLAN

    Architects institute consults on ‘golden thread of fire safety information’

    The RIBA is seeking views on the proposed structure, roles and key deliverables set out in a draft RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety.

    This process map and associated deliverables list enables a “golden thread of fire safety information” from the point at which a building project is identified through to the ongoing management of the building.

    The draft RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety includes:

    • New statutory process based on Hackitt Review recommendations;
    • Fire safety roles by work stage;
    • Review and sign off procedures by the client team, design team and construction team;
    • CDM 2015 style duty-holders; and
    • Key deliverables by role and stage.

    There are 2 consultation files can be downloaded from the RIBA website.

    The PDF file ‘Consultation Document’ includes the draft RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety and an additional diagram and table that identifies the failings in the industries current processes and explains the proposed solutions.

    These should be read alongside the Word file ‘Consultation Questions’ which ask for feedback on the process map and a draft set of deliverables by role and stage that relate directly to the RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety.

    Replies on the consultation document should be sent to practice@riba.org by 15 October 2018.

     

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