About the Podcast

Join us on Ask the Experts, a podcast from Pennington Choices to investigate issues around compliance and safety within buildings. Hosted by a team of in-house experts and featuring industry specialists, each episode delves deep into the issues you face across the UK property landscape.  

Why listen?

  • Catch up with leading experts on the latest industry developments
  • Find out how your organisation can prepare for building safety compliance
  • Understand changes in the regulatory landscape
  • Learn about how your organisation can demonstrate property compliance
  • Discover how you can raise industry standards in your sector


28th March 2022, Monday

Episode 1 : Fire Safety

In our first episode, we talk to Lee Woods, Operation Director at Pennington Choices, Mike Kelly who recently joined the organisation as Operations Manager for Passive Fire, and Jim Hutton, Fire Safety Manager. With contributions from Head of Consultancy Siobhan McCoy, we’ll be discussing why over 40% of people find fire safety the most challenging area of compliance and what you can do to manage these difficulties to remain compliant and keep buildings and people safe. Download our free Fire Safety Self-Assessment below.

Our Guidance

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Ebook 7 mins
Download our Fire Safety Self-Assessment to identify gaps in your fire safety compliance.
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Ebook 7 mins
Understand the importance of fire safety and ensure that you are compliant, in our free landlord's guide to fire risk assessments and fire doors.
WebP - Guide to appointing a reliable Fire Safety consultant - cover image
Ebook 7 mins
Take a look at how Pennington Choices can help you choose a reliable fire safety consultant.

Watch OnDemand Webinars

Access our recent virtual event recordings below, where we along with a range of guest speakers including; the Regulator of Social Housing, discuss the latest topics and trends facing the social housing sector.
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Blogs and

Take a look at our latest blogs to find out everything you need to know on industry news. Including guidance on ensuring your property portfolio complies with both current and future legislation and help you to prepare for the Building Safety Bill.
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Manage compliance, inform your teams, and change behaviour. Our best-in-class delivery process ensures our wide-ranging training courses are engaging and accessible. We help you to make a positive difference.
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