Why Research, March 2018
Thanks to the individuals and organisations who responded to the consultation and to all at the Scottish Government who provided input and offered advice as required.
ISBN 978 1 78851 697 6
ISSN 2045 6964
An errata was published on 20/03/2018 at the following pdf pages:
Page 51 - Appendix 1: Respondent Organisations
List has been updated to include Renfrewshire Council.
Ferguslie Park Housing Association has been removed.
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Main Findings: Options to Extend Standards
Main Findings: Changes to the Minimum Standard
Main Findings: Costs, Timescale and Compliance
Main Findings: Wider context (Q15)
Main Findings: Carbon Monoxide Detectors (Q16)
Impact Assessments (Q17, Q18)
Options to Extend Standards
Tenements and Flats
Changes to the Minimum Standard
Common Area Alarms
Battery Powered Alarms
Maximum Age for Alarms
Location of Alarms
Costs, Timescale and Compliance
Estimate of the Cost of Alarms
Compliance in Social Housing
Compliance in Owner Occupied Housing
Other measures and approaches
Carbon Monoxide Detectors