So does this mean that business can now move their focus from this subject? Or does more still need to be done to educate business’ on the importance vigilance?
I think that this would be a foolish and ill-advised move. The ramifications of reduced focus could be disastrous. You just need to ask the people involved in the following for example.
The owners of a nail salon in York being given suspended prison sentences for failing to rectify fire safety failings; a Wolverhampton pub landlord sent to prison for flouting fire safety legislation and a Hounslow landlady receiving £200,000 in fines and costs following a fatal fire at one of her properties.
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