About 50 people spent the night away from their homes following a blaze in a west London tower block. The Shepherd’s Bush Green blaze affected five floors of the 18-storey.
On 3 July 2009, six people died in a fire at a council-owned tower block in south London. The inquest into their deaths found opportunities to prevent the tragedy were.
Smoke and toxic gases claim more lives in fires than fire itself. Though sprinkler systems can suppress flames, they often contribute to an even deadlier danger – smoking debris. Unless it’s.