Written on Tuesday, 06 March 2018
An accidental fire at a shop in a village near Bridgend, Wales has led to the owners receiving a substantial fine for failing to meet a number of regulations.
Numerous fire safety breaches costs owners £50,000 in fines and costs.
A Crown Court was told that a huge explosion which injured eight staff at a Surrey industrial site, five seriously, including one who was placed in an induced coma and was hospitalised for almost four months, occurred because of a failure to carry out fire risk assessments.
Written on Thursday, 15 February 2018
A house rented to seven students had inadequate fire doors and a broken smoke alarm, the magistrates court in Reading,