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The Third Circuit believes that the District Court properly dismissed claims brought by UK residents and their estates against manufacturers allegedly responsible for a fire in a London tower block, but erred in allowing the dismissal of the conditional on the plaintiff’s ability to appear in US court for damages

Cladding Rectification Project to Replace Higher Risk ACP and EPS Cladding on a Brunswick East Apartment Complex

Grenfell Fire: £208,000 Cladding Bill Tower Faces Court Action (VIDEO)


Manningham City set to Replace Flammable Cladding

Burned by Cladding Bill, West Lakes Block Fires Up Too
A 70-apartment block at West Lakes has joined the Air Apartments battle for help to make their building safe from flammable cladding.

VIDEO: Air Apartments Residents Facing Costly Repair Bills
Residents at the prestigious Air Apartments are being forced to pay to replace potentially deadly and flammable cladding in their building.

A Study on the Reliability of Mass, Density, and Fire Performance of Recycled Wastepaper Building Finishing Material Made with Large Wet Cellulose 3D Printers [PDF]

Property Owner ISPT Appointed SHAPE to Complete a Full Replacement of Combustible Cladding at 4 National Circuit

Wirral Businessman to Tackle Cladding Crisis Following Grenfell Tower Tragedy

Researchers at Department of Fire Safety Research, Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology Dream up Cellulose-Based Non-Combustible Cladding


Dangerous Combustible Cladding is Being Removed from a Prominent Apartment Complex in Knox, with Black Scaffolding Erected Around the Site for Months

Adelaide Residents Clash Over $13m Fire Risk
Residents in one of Adelaide’s most prestigious apartment buildings are at loggerheads over a deadly fire risk that could cost them up to $300,000 each.

Scienceworks Museum 2 Booker St, Spotswood, Victoria 3015 Covered in Combustible Cladding
FY22-642 Scienceworks Museum Cladding Rectification Project

Cladding Safety Victoria Seeking Information and Records Management Specialist

Victorian Government Building Appeals Board – APPLICATION FOR SECTION 160A COMPLIANCE ASSESSMENT

NSW Building Commissioner David Chandler on Operation Remediate, Cladding and How to Improve Build Quality

ACT Government Loan Scheme to Remove Combustible Cladding Too Late for Some Apartment Owners


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How to Participate in the Alucobond® Combustible Cladding Class Action

How to Participate in the Vitrabond® Combustible Cladding Class Action – Notice.pdf.aspx


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