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Landlord slapped with fine after fire reveals safety issues


A 2 storey house that had been split into seven bedsits in Leamington has number of fire safety failings...
A 2 storey house that had been split into seven bedsits in Leamington has number of fire safety failings that has led to the landlord Mr Manjit Chima, receiving a fine for £10,744.

A fire had broken out in the kitchen and the fire officer found that the fire doors had been removed.

A garage and outbuilding had also been converted into bedsits without being fitted with fire escape type windows.

All the residents had managed to escape.

Mr Chima was asked to provide servicing records of the fire alarm system and also records of the gas and electrical reports, Mr Chima was unable to provide any of these.



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    09/09/2015
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