Intelligence: Grenfell - five years on

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Five years have passed since 72 victims lost their lives after after a fire ripped through a building featuring unsafe cladding. Rachel Gordon investigates what insurers have learnt from this, how building standards have moved on and if the prospects of similar tragedies have been ruled out.

Sometimes, silence speaks louder than words. When insurance companies were asked about the implications stemming from the 2017 Grenfell disaster, few had anything to say.

Some stepped up to the mark

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