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The Importance of a Good Expert Witness Brief

The Importance of a Good Expert Witness Brief

The services of Fire Safety Expert Witnesses are used on various occasions. They include inter alia obtaining expert opinions when investigating on the existence of building defects and means of their rectification, post-fire investigation, insurance claims or fire...

What to expect from a fire safety risk assessment

What to expect from a fire safety risk assessment

In our practice we come across different building fire risk assessment reports that are produced to identify risks associated with combustible cladding installed to buildings. In Australia, a risk assessment if generally requested by the Authority Having Jurisdiction...

Looking for Continual Professional Development (CPD) points?

Looking for Continual Professional Development (CPD) points?

Are you a construction industry professional looking for Continual Professional Development (CPD) points, a construction lawyer working your way through technical fire compliance questions, a strata or building manager wanting to keep updated with the building-related...

Fire Brigade Referral and Fire Engineering

Fire Brigade Referral and Fire Engineering

When a new fire engineering Performance Solution is discussed, fire engineers are often asked questions such as “Do we need to refer the solution to the fire brigade?”, “What if the fire brigade does not accept this solution?” or “Will fire brigade sign-off on it?”...

What is Fire Safety Engineering?

What is Fire Safety Engineering?

Fire safety engineering is a university qualification. It is a relatively new profession and not particularly well understood. So, let’s talk more about what Fire Safety Engineering is in the real world. What does a Fire Safety Engineer do? Construction Code...