Über Notlicht | 22. June 2017
High-rise fire in London causes fierce debates
After the fire disaster in a London skyscraper in the night of Wednesday 14 June, fire protection in housing is now also being discussed in Austria.
The fire in the Grenfell-Tower in North Kensington, which killed several people, is a wake-up call for many. A high-rise fire cannot be foreclosed in Austria either. According to the Austrian Fire Protection Forum, „180 high-rise buildings in Styria alone are in a condition that doesn’t correspond to the latest state of technology”.