NHBC responds to Dame Judith Hackitt's review into building regulations and fire safety

17 May 2018

Commenting on the publication of Dame Judith Hackitt’s review into building regulations and fire safety, NHBC Chief Executive Steve Wood said: “NHBC welcomes the publication of Dame Judith Hackitt’s independent review into building regulations and fire safety following the tragic events of the Grenfell Tower fire. 

“In our role as the largest private provider of building control services in England and Wales, NHBC has made an active contribution to the work of the review, providing detailed recommendations and participating in the review’s working groups. 

 “We now look forward to considering the full detail of Dame Judith Hackitt’s report and the Government’s response.  We will continue to positively engage with policy makers and the industry to help shape the way forward.” 

  • NHBC is the leading warranty and insurance provider for new homes in the UK. NHBC's ten-year Buildmark warranty covers around 80 per cent of new homes built in the UK, having covered nearly eight million homes since it began and currently protecting around 1.5 million homes. NHBC is a non-profit distributing organisation with no shareholders.