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Sixty buildings fail British safety tests, fuelling fire fears

Insurance body says it had warned officials of risks posed by cladding material
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 05:50

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An inspection showed four of the five Chalcots Estate towers in Camden were at risk over cladding, fire doors, gas pipes and insulation, prompting a chaotic evacuation.

London

THE fallout from London's devastating tower block blaze continued on Sunday with the government announcing 60 high-rises have failed safety tests, as an insurance body said they had warned officials of the fire risks.

The massive operation to test tower blocks follows the

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