Smoke alarms from 2020 in all the houses of Flanders obliged
All Belgian dwellings in Flanders should from 2020 onwards, the required smoke alarms fitted. The Flemish political parties N-VA, CD&V and Open Vld, are the agree.
That tells HLN.
At this time there is a smoke alarm In Belgium already legally obliged to those who have a new construction or an existing home, renovates. Also, for most rental agreements, and homes that can be rented through a social loan subject to this obligation, for the remaining 60 percent of the houses in Belgium are not.
A large-scale study from 2014 has made it clear that Flanders in terms of fire safety in comparison with the rest of Europe is performing poorly.
Katrien yka CD&V: “at night, is one smoke alarm are of vital importance, because the most deaths by woningbranden simply not wake up.”