Section 156 of the Building Safety Act 2022 (BSA) makes a number of amendments to the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO) to improve fire safety in all buildings regulated by the FSO. These improvements form Phase 3 of
New fire legislation came into effect in January 2023, so landlords, building managers or ‘responsible persons’ need to ensure they are fully aware of their responsibilities. We cover the changes and how to remain compliant here. Why did legislation change?