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Video: Construction Week In Focus – Understanding the UAE's updated fire code

The latest episode of Construction Week In Focus explores how construction companies are preparing for a new chapter in the code, detailing stakeholder responsibilities

The UAE's updated fire and life safety code, hailed by industry experts as a comprehensive document, will impact contractor operations in the country.

In the latest episode of Construction Week In Focus, Neha Bhatia, editor of Construction Week, and Oscar Rousseau, deputy editor of Construction Week, discuss the impact of a new chapter in the code, detailing stakeholder responsibilities, on the local construction market.

Construction Week In Focus is a weekly bulletin of the Middle East's top news from the real estate development, contracting, MEP, facilities management, and equipment sectors.

Subscribe to the Construction Week channel for the latest from the region's construction sector. Construction Week In Focus episodes are published each Tuesday at 9am.

All images used in this video are representational.

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