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Are you a Landlord, are your properties compliant?

Yorkshire landlord charged with gross negligence manslaughter for having no smoke alarms A landlord of a house in Huddersfield, Yorkshire has gone on trial to answer two counts of gross negligence manslaughter and one offence under the Health and Safety at Work Act,...
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Yorkshire secondary school closes after fire

The headteacher of Sherburn High in Sherburn-in-Elmet, Maria Williams, and senior leadership team as well as staff members who live locally joined fire crews in the early hours of the morning as the fire was contained. It is thought that the gym and changing rooms...
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Shop with no fire detection or risk assessment hit with hefty fine after incident

An accidental fire at a shop in a village near Bridgend, Wales has led to the owners receiving a substantial fine for failing to meet a number of regulations. The incident at Keen’s Tackle and Guns in Aberkenfig in November 2016, caused the road to be closed because...
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Landlords warned over fire safety

  Landlords in Liverpool are being reminded to make sure their rental properties are fire safe after Liverpool City Council took action over three bedsits which were deemed to be a serious fire risk for tenants. The accommodation in this case was above a...
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Landlord? Are you aware of changes to HMO licencing rules

Properties used as houses of multiple occupation (HMOs) in England which house five people or more will require a license issued by the local authority from today (1 October 2018). The Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (Prescribed Description)...
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Top London hotel evacuates star guests as fire breaks out

Celebrities including Robbie Williams and Holly Valance where among guests who had to evacuate the Mandarin Oriental after fire broke out in the Knightsbridge hotel. Over 100 firefighters, and twenty engines attended the scene, no one is thought to be injured at this...
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Landlord with £1.5m portfolio handed fine over concerns at four of his houses

  No fire doors or smoke detectors A Nottingham landlord with a portfolio of properties worth over £1m has been handed a fine of £6,000 after a number of fire breaches were found at four of his properties. Magistrates heard that two posed concerns over fire...
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Fire Warden Training Session Coming Up

Don't forget to book your fire warden training session with us, the date is Friday 11th May, call us today to reserve your place 0845 999 3222 or email us at info@logicfireandsecurity.com.   Don't leave it till the last minute, secure your place...
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Are you compliant? ..You cant afford not to be!

Are you compliant? You can't afford not to be!...Talk to us today 0845 999 3222 The company responsible for operating a Cheshire pub have been landed a huge fine of £38,000 for breaching a number of fire safety rules. The case against the Bispham Green Brewery Company...
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Huge £25k fine handed out for non-compliance

A managing agent from Reading who failed to maintain a fire alarm system in a four-storey HMO has been ordered to pay fines and court costs totalling nearly £25,000.   Martyn Russell appeared before Reading Magistrates Court to face 31 charges in May. The court...
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Top London hotel evacuates star guests as fire breaks out

Celebrities including Robbie Williams and Holly Valance where among guests who had to evacuate the Mandarin Oriental after fire broke out in the Knightsbridge hotel. Over 100 firefighters, and twenty engines attended the scene, no one is thought to be injured at this...
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Multi sensor detectors the best?

Research pioneered by the Fire Industry Association and its members has lead to some momentous discoveries in the field of fire detection and alarm: more sophisticated multi-sensor detectors really are more effective at reducing false alarms than the ‘standard’ smoke...
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Grenfell- A leaked report states refurb materials failed to meet fire safety requirements

A leaked report into the Grenfell tower disaster states that materials used in a refurbishment of the building failed to meet the thirty minute fire resistance criteria, also many of the doors were not fitted with closers, allowing the fire to spread unchecked. Read...
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False alarms costing taxpayer thousands every year

False alarms are costing the fire service, and therefore the taxpayer tens of thousands of pounds a year, the figures quoted in the Daily Record today make for grim reading ..make sure your not guilty of this, call us today to get your fire alarm checked. 0845 999...
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Happy halloween

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“Serious defects” to fire alarm endangered tenants lives

A property management agent has been fined £26,000 for breaches of licensing and housing management laws after ‘dangerous overcrowding’ of a property with ‘serious defects’ to the fire alarm system. Tenants’ lives were described as ‘endangered’. The agent applied for...

Landlord? Are you aware of changes to HMO licencing rules

Properties used as houses of multiple occupation (HMOs) in England which house five people or more will require a license issued by the local authority from today (1 October 2018). The Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (Prescribed Description)...

If you’re a landlord you need to read this!

Are you a landlord? Are you 100% sure your properties are compliant with current fire safety legislation? If not you could be leaving yourself open to potentially thousands of pounds in fines, court appearances and a criminal record. Don't leave this to chance call us...

Are you compliant? ..You cant afford not to be!

Are you compliant? You can't afford not to be!...Talk to us today 0845 999 3222 The company responsible for operating a Cheshire pub have been landed a huge fine of £38,000 for breaching a number of fire safety rules. The case against the Bispham Green Brewery Company...

Lives put “at serious risk” by non compliant landlord

If you own property are your buildings compliant?  A landlord who put tenants’ lives at serious risk in the event of fire in Reading has been handed a massive fine totalling over £175,0000. Crestcourt Properties Ltd was fined a total of £177,000 by Reading Magistrates...

False alarms costing taxpayer thousands every year

False alarms are costing the fire service, and therefore the taxpayer tens of thousands of pounds a year, the figures quoted in the Daily Record today make for grim reading ..make sure your not guilty of this, call us today to get your fire alarm checked. 0845 999...

Are you a Landlord, are your properties compliant?

Yorkshire landlord charged with gross negligence manslaughter for having no smoke alarms A landlord of a house in Huddersfield, Yorkshire has gone on trial to answer two counts of gross negligence manslaughter and one offence under the Health and Safety at Work Act,...

Yorkshire secondary school closes after fire

The headteacher of Sherburn High in Sherburn-in-Elmet, Maria Williams, and senior leadership team as well as staff members who live locally joined fire crews in the early hours of the morning as the fire was contained. It is thought that the gym and changing rooms...

Service & Maintenance Engineers

Are you looking for a new opportunity? Here at Logic Fire & Security, we're currently hiring service and maintenance engineers around the country. Call 0845 999 3222 or email recruitment@logicfireandsecurity.com to...

Huge £25k fine handed out for non-compliance

A managing agent from Reading who failed to maintain a fire alarm system in a four-storey HMO has been ordered to pay fines and court costs totalling nearly £25,000.   Martyn Russell appeared before Reading Magistrates Court to face 31 charges in May. The court...

Owner of wedding venue jailed for serious fire safety breaches

The owner of a sixteenth century wedding venue has been imprisoned for twenty months because of his failure to take general fire precautions to ensure the safety of employees and the public. Mr Mohammed Isaq failed to comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety)...

Top London hotel evacuates star guests as fire breaks out

Celebrities including Robbie Williams and Holly Valance where among guests who had to evacuate the Mandarin Oriental after fire broke out in the Knightsbridge hotel. Over 100 firefighters, and twenty engines attended the scene, no one is thought to be injured at this...

Fire Warden Training Date

We will be holding our next Fire Warden training session on Friday 15th June, reserve your place today, contact us on 0845 999 3222 or email...

A radical rethink on fire safety called for after Grenfell

Dame Judith Hackitt’s review into building regulations set up after the Grenfell tragedy has called for a "radical rethink" of the safety system. In her government-commissioned report, Dame Judith said a "genuine" culture change was needed in building. Following the...

Fire Warden Training Session Coming Up

Don't forget to book your fire warden training session with us, the date is Friday 11th May, call us today to reserve your place 0845 999 3222 or email us at info@logicfireandsecurity.com.   Don't leave it till the last minute, secure your place...

Book your fire warden training with us today

Our next fire warden training session date has now been confirmed as Friday 11th May. Call us today to reserve your place 0845 999 3222 or email us at info@logicfireandsecurity.com

Multi sensor detectors the best?

Research pioneered by the Fire Industry Association and its members has lead to some momentous discoveries in the field of fire detection and alarm: more sophisticated multi-sensor detectors really are more effective at reducing false alarms than the ‘standard’ smoke...

We’re Hiring!

Fancy a change of scenery?   Here at Logic, we're currently recruiting for more service and maintenance engineers based throughout the UK. If you're interested, or require more information, please contact us on 0845 999 3222 or by email to...

Government warn landlords to get their house in order

Landlords who let out unsafe accommodation are being targeted by the government’s Housing Secretary, Sajid Javid. A new system to make it easier for tenants to complain and have action taken against rogue landlords is being proposed. An eight-week consultation has...

Takeaway owner warns about smoke alarms following blaze

A Plymouth landlord has urged people to test their smoke alarms after a fire broke out in the kitchen area of a takeaway in the building he owns. Landlord Phillip Wood, who also lives in the building, was in the property at the time a fire broke out in the downstairs...

Firefighters tackle massive fire at North London paint factory

Firefighters tackle massive fire at North London paint factory as blaze is seen for miles around. A huge fire at a paint factory sent smoke billowing across London with eyewitnesses reporting "fireballs" shooting into the air.   London Fire Brigade (LFB) said...

Fire Warden Training

Logic Fire & Security will be holding a half day fire warden training course on Friday 16th February 2018, any companies or individuals interested in attending please contact us either by email, or on 0845 999 3222 for further information.

High street retailer fined one million for breaches

Discount retailer Poundstretcher has been handed a £200,000 fine for health and safety offences. Inspectors found a number of breaches at the chains Newhaven branch, including a dangerously over-stocked storeroom and blocked gangways. Other offences related to poor...

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