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 media and government spotlight on the failure of the cladding in the Grenfell Tower fire is obscuring the importance of auto fire detection, emergency and escape lighting, a leading manufacturer claims.
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.
As any experienced lighting designer will tell you, residential is the most challenging sector of all. Not least because you’re dealing with whimsical clients with low technical knowledge. So follow these 10 tips from top designer Neil Knowles of Elektra Lighting to ensure you get home illumination right every time.