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How renters can take charge of their own fire safety

How renters can take charge of their own fire safety

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The London Fire Brigade (LFB) blame the construction industry for a continued failure to take fire safety measures seriously, and say the "lack of competence" could lead to more incidents like the Grenfell Tower tragedy. As a renter, it can be difficult to spot major flaws in building design with an untrained eye. However, using information from the LFB, Westminster World has compiled a list of preventative measures you can take to increase your own safety in this infographic: If you spot any concerns, contact the Citizens Advice Bureau or your local authority. You can also visit the LFB website's pages for tenants and renting and sharing for more information. As the LFB has no legal power to approve or reject building designs, it is the responsibility of the construction industry t...