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Welcome Insurers

This web page has been created to service the specific needs of the Insurance Industry in relation to the publication of the STA 'Introduction Guide to Structural Timber Systems'. 

Information referred to within that document for reference is contained on this page.

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Below you will find a number of documents available in PDF format:

Site Safe policy & audit process

Site Safe registration – user guide

16 Steps to Fire Safety

Technical Note 5 - 16 steps to fire safety summary and cross reference - 31 March 2016

Technical Note 19 - STA Assure Structural Timber Engineering Design Quality Assurance Procedures

Pattern Book Volume 1

Cavity Barrier Guidance Book