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CROSS Topic Paper

SCOTCROSS Final Report

Region: CROSS-UK Published: 1 December 2007


This report concerns work carried out between August 2005 and August 2007 in collecting information from Local Authorities in Scotland on materials and debris that has fallen from buildings, and concerns about materials or components that might fall. The project follows a recommendation by the Construction Industry Council for Scotland in their 2003 report ‘Risks to Public Safety from Falling Masonry and Other Materials’. 

Who should read this?

Building owners. Local Authorities and Government departments who have a responsibility for buildings, major building estate and property owners, professional designers and construction organizations, and others within the construction industry who have an interest in older buildings.

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