Tag: Grenfell

Coolmoyne House Fire – Lessons of Grenfell Not Learned

In the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster, the immediate response of the Housing Executive in maintaining its 32 high-rise blocks was to check the fire extinguishers and put up informational posters attempting to reassure residents that, if a fire did occur, the situation was prepared for and safety checks […]

Grenfell fire tragedy: Tories and landlords to blame

Grenfell fire tragedy: Tories and landlords to blame

As the days pass from the horrific fire at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington, it becomes clearer that, although the cause of the fire is as yet unknown, the speed and ferocity with which the fire spread could have been prevented if not for failures by the landlords and the Tory Party to provide the residents with safe accommodation.