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West London Landlord £57k Fine for Renting Out ‘Death Trap’

West London landlord who rented out ‘death trap’ served £57k fine   Property branded ‘accident waiting to happen’ A landlord from West London has been slapped with a huge £57,000 fine and ordered to pay costs of £3,825 and a victim surcharge of £120 after admitting to a...
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Landlord Fined £5k Over Fire Safety Breaches

Landlord fined £5k over fire safety breaches   Tenants exposed to ‘miserable living conditions’ 28 APRIL 2017 Landlord fined and exposed his tenants to “miserable living conditions” because of fire safety hazards has been hit with a hefty fine, reports the St Helens Star. Mr...
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London Mayor to ‘name and shame’ Rogue Landlords

But it is unclear if this list will include the renters prosecuted for fire offences London mayor Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, has said that an online database which names landlords and letting agents who have been convicted of housing offences, will now be available to view...
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Brighton Landlord Fined Huge Sum of £45,000

Massive £45k fine for Brighton landlord Brighton landlord of a shared house in Hove has been found to be ‘putting people’s lives at risk’ and ordered to pay £45,650 – the largest fine to date for a breach of housing regulations in the city. Mr Muharrem Kartal was found guilty of...
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Croydon Landlord Fined for ‘Neglected Fire Hazard’ Property

Croydon Landlord fined £6,000   Croydon landlord who rented out a property deemed to be a ‘neglected fire hazard’ has been fined £6,000. Ms Allison Aris was prosecuted at Croydon Magistrates’ Court after an inspection found that the shared property she was letting out had...
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Worcester Council Launch £60,000 Investigation in Fire Safety

Worcester Council clamps down on rogue landlords over fire safety   Worcester council have now launched £60,000 investigation – Landlords in Worcestershire have been threatened with court action for having properties without the adequate fire safety provision, reports...
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460K Fine For Retirement Home

A property company responsible for managing a retirement home has been ordered to pay a massive fine of £360,000 plus a further £100,000 in costs following a fire which led to the death of an elderly resident. The fine represents one of the largest ever handed out for fire safety...
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Cleethorpes Landlord Fined £5000

The landlord of a guest house in Cleethorpes has been fined £5,000 following a crackdown by the council on rogue landlords. Mr Bhupendrakumar Chhotubhai Patel, owner of Camelot Guest House in Cleethorpes, was found guilty of six offences related to him letting out the premises...
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Fire Fighters Blame Government For 15% Increase In Fire Deaths

Government cuts are to blame for a rise in fire-related deaths in England last year, according to the union representing fire fighters. Official figures show that 303 people died in fires during 2015/16, up 15% on the previous year. Response times to all types of serious fires...
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Nursing Home Slapped with 100,000 Fine

An inspection by fire officers has led to owners of a west country nursing home with a six-figure bill for breaches of fire safety regulations. A routine visit by Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service to a Burnham-on-Sea house used by Almondsbury Care Ltd, revealed fire...