Our partners over at Webber Insurance have provided us with an update on the Building Design Industry, covering issues in the current market.
Since 2014 following the Lacrosse building fire, Combustible Cladding is an issue that has been on the radar of building professionals throughout Australia. The Grenfell Tower tragedy in 2017 showed that there is a real risk with buildings that are clad with flammable panels. This tragedy was the event that shone the spotlight onf these materials and in turn resulted in building audits across Australia. The results were shocking with hundreds of buildings throughout Australia clad with flammable panels.