Botched refurbishment fuelled Grenfell Tower fire, says leaked report

Expert analysis for Met police reveals multiple deficiencies that went well beyond flammable cladding panels and insulation

The Grenfell Tower fire was fuelled by botched refurbishment decisions that went well beyond the use of flammable cladding panels and insulation, a report for the Metropolitan police has reportedly revealed.

Gaps around windows, wrongly fitted cavity barriers meant to stop fire and dozens of missing or faulty door closers were also responsible for helping spread rather than limit the fire that claimed 71 lives in June 2017, according to details that emerged on Monday.

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Source: The Guardian
Botched refurbishment fuelled Grenfell Tower fire, says leaked report