Many domestic bathrooms could have potentially fatal lighting setups due to a lack of awareness of safety regulations, research has shown.
A Luton property company has been slapped with fine of almost £67,000 for a lack of emergency lighting and other fire safety measures at three properties in the town.
The punitive fines being handed out by courts for breaches of fire safety laws have continued this month as a judge fined a Hertfordshire landlord £50,000 for the lack of emergency lighting and other failings at two rented properties.
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A rogue landlord has been fined £16,000 for breaching fire regulations - including an absence of emergency lighting – in a leafy middle-class suburb of a sleepy seaside town.
A £200 million fund to bring emergency lighting in the UK’s social housing up to standard has been unveiled.
Framing spotlights are those fitted with adjustable shutters or “gates” so that you can achieve a square or rectangular beam as well as a circular one (triangles and diamond shapes are also possible).
An Irish government investigation into fire safety in the country’s social housing towers found that 49 had no emergency lighting at all.