health and safety
A new tenant group was formed at the
beginning of this year.
The Residents' Building Safety Group gives tenants
the opportunity to participate in, and help
influence, health and safety policies in our
buildings. They will be equipped with the skills
and knowledge to ensure residents' safety, and
will be empowered to highlight issues and raise
There are currently tenants representing our high-rise
flats, low-rise flats, retirement living schemes, houses and
bungalows. This means a wide-spread of different areas and
builds are covered, and that there is a voice for each and
Check out what a Tpas representative Phil Murphy
who helped to deliver training to the group in
Although the group has only
been going a few months, I've
already learnt so much. The
best thing is, it's only going to
get better and better in time."
Let us know if you would
like to be involved by emailing
or via our website and
David Kemp, who is one of the high-rise representatives,
The group is looking for a leasehold representative, but also
for further input and involvement from other residents.
"How often do we see a Housing
Association Maintenance & Repair
Managers interacting informally &
directly with residents?
Great to be part of this innovative
approach, between residents
and landlords, to