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Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

The Guide to the GDPR explains the provisions of the GDPR to help organisations comply with its requirements. It is for those who have day-to-day responsibility for data protection. For more information visit the Information Commissioner’s Office website at the link below. https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr

Grenfell Refurb Errors Identified in BRE Report

Findings by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) has alleged substantial and significant shortcomings in the building’s 2016 refurbishment. Read about it in Construction Weekly here.  

BEAMA guide on Arc Fault Detection Devices

This BEAMA Guide provides guidance on Arc Fault Detection Devices (AFDDs) and their application in electrical installations and includes types of electrical fault and causes of series and parallel arc faults. Read more in the Members Area.

BEAMA guide on RCD Selection

The new BEAMA RCD bulletin aims to help installers, specifiers and end users select appropriate residual current protection for specific applications. It addresses the selection and application of Type AC, A, F and B RCDs. Read more in the Members Area

Responsibilities for Passive Fire Stopping Of Building Services Structural Openings

“ From the preservation of life point of view, it could be argued, ‘fire-stopping’ is one of the most important aspects of any building services installation – be it concerning the typical components of an electrical services installation, such as cables, cable tray and other containments, or the more sizeable elements of a mechanical services […]