BUPA Care Homes (ANS) Limited fined £937,500 following death in a care home

On 5 January 2021, BUPA Care Homes (ANS) Limited was sentenced at Southwark Crown Court for breaches of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 after a wheelchair bound resident died having caught fire whilst smoking unsupervised.

Saba Naqshbandi and Genevieve Woods appeared for the prosecution.

You can read further on the case here.

5th January 2022