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P4
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P1 - The development of Building Regs

Criteria - examine the factors that have influenced the historical development of building control

 

Task

Produce a written document that explains how the following have affected the creation of building regs.

  1. Industrial Revolution
  2. The Great Fire of London
  3. Ronan Point building collapes.

 

In each case explain what happened and what action was taken as a result.
Add the report an explanation of how and why the following factors have affecting building regulations:

  1. Government Policy
  2. Local Building By Laws
  3. National Standards
  4. Safety Standards
  5. Improved energy efficiency
  6. Reduction in waste water