Landlords In Court Over Breaches Of Health And Safety Law

Landlords In Court Over Breaches Of Health And Safety Law

Fire safety breaches in HMO Landlord John Ellis, of Sleaford, Lincolnshire, was fined £5000 at Lincoln Magistrate’s Court after admitting nine breaches of fire safety rules at three houses in multiple occupation (HMO). The homes did not have electrical safety...

House destroyed by fire or flood

Every now and then the question arises as to what is the position if a rented house is destroyed or damaged by fire. The question will usually apply to damage by flooding or other disaster. Alternative Accommodation One of the first questions that gets asked is...

Example Risk Assessment Form

Below are a couple of useful forms when producing a fire risk assessment normally on a HMO property. There is a sample completed form taken from Hammersmith and Fulham local authority and a blank risk assessment form which is the same as that used in the LACORS fire...