The Victorian Building Authority has come under fire for its failure to undertake sufficient measures to safeguard residents and buildings from incidents such as the Mt Waverley pit collapse.

The highly damaging  collapse of a building pit in the Melbourne suburb of Mount Waverley has led to calls from local government for an overhaul of the state’s construction industry regulator. Manningham Council is calling for improvements to Victoria’s building surveying system in order to better protect both people and residences from devastating construction accidents…