Not all local authorities provided reasons for the delay, but over half (53%) of those experiencing delays cited COVID-19-related restrictions.

21 September 2020

Recent data from the British Woodworking Federation, who we have worked closely with to improve fire safety, found that over half (52%) of UK local authorities responding to a Freedom of Information (FOI) request reported delays to planned fire door maintenance and replacement in the first half of 2020. The number rises to 60% when inspection delays are also factored in.'

Be sure to take the time to read this insightful infographic and read more on their website.

The Woodworking Federation