The Lacrosse cladding fire: Owners Corporation v LU Simon Builders Pty Ltd

In the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal, His Honour Judge Woodward recently handed down the long-awaited decision determining liability for the fire at Melbourne’s Lacrosse building in November 2014.[1] A cigarette butt that was disposed of in a plastic container led to the rapid ignition of the external cladding used in the east and west […]