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2.5 Million pounds worth of fire safety breaches
Drax have compiled a list of top ten recent breaches of the Regulatory Reform (fire safety) order 2005. Quite a scary prospect for the responsible person to read but fear not as here at Drax we constantly seek innovative ways to keep you compliant, save you money and more importantly keep your people and premises safe from fire. Do not hesitate to contact us for a complimentary site survey and quotation to manage your fire alarm maintenance or any installation work you may require. Call sales on 0345 4592300.

1) Fined £570,000 in March 2017 - Southwark Council over a string of fire safety offences at Lakanal House 
2) Fined £460,000 in April 2017 - First Port Ltd pleaded guilty after the tragic death of an elderly resident
3) Fined £400,000 in March 2017 - Care Home Operator of Donwell House in Tyne and Wear for 5 separate breaches 
4) Fined £300,000 in March 2017 - Bosses of Shisha Bar in Manchester flouted fire safety rules repeatedly in 2013
5) Fined £162,000 in November 2016 - Landlord Mr Abbas Rasul left tennants without fire doors, smoke detectors or alarms   
6) Fined £155,000 in January 2017 - Mr Robert Singh Director of Student Lettings for failure to comply with a prohibition notice 
7) Fined £150,000 in May 2016 - Landlord Mr Idris Raza of TISHK Ltd and Hanasa Ltd for his 'reckless behaviour'
8) Fined £143,000 in November 2016 - UK Wood Recycling over Teeside wood piles
9) Fined £100,000 in August 2016 - J G Hale Construction Ltd for fire safety breaches
10) Fined £100,000 in April 2017 West Country Almondsbury Care Home after fire doors and escape routes were blocked
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