Dame Judith Hackitt proposes new regulator as she blames ‘indifference and ignorance’ for poor building standards

A government review into the Grenfell Tower fire has concluded that indifference and ignorance led to a “race to the bottom” in building safety practices with cost prioritised over safety.

The government’s reviewer of building regulations has proposed a new standards regulator in the wake of the fire but does not want ministers to ban combustible materials such as those which spread the fire last June which claimed 72 lives.

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