Southwark Council ordered to pay over £500,000

28 February 2017

On 28th February 2017, the London Borough of Southwark was sentenced following guilty pleas to four fire safety offences which occured between 2006 and 2009 which were discovered after a serious fire at Lakanal House, a multi occupied tower block owned by the Council.

LBS was sentenced to a fine of £270,000 and ordered to pay costs of £300,000.

Stephen Walsh QC and Saba Naqshbandi represented the Prosecution

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