Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

We have seen in the press the shocking and tragic news of the high rise fire in London.

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group are seeking information and advice from Greater Manchester Fire Brigade into the cause of the fire.  Whilst the cause has not yet been confirmed, the Group will be working with GM Fire and our advisors/fire risk consultants to review any concerns that arise from the incident for tower blocks.  The Group has in place regular fire risk assessments, inspections and protocols to manage fire safety equipment and ensure the safety of residents is priority.

As more information is released into the cause of the fire the Group will take all necessary steps to check and ensure the safety of its customers and stakeholders.

The Greater Manchester Fire Authority have issued their contact centre phone number for any residents that may be concerned and seeking advice or require a home visit.  Their number is 0800 555 815

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