Govt. officials to be sentenced for role in fire that claimed 4 firefighters
The officials pled guilty in January to failing to provide for the health and safety of the firefighters
By Matthew Cooper
The Press Association Mediapoint
WARWICKSHIRE COUNTY, England — A local authority will be sentenced today for health and safety breaches linked to a warehouse blaze which claimed the lives of four firefighters.
Warwickshire County Council pleaded guilty in January this year to a charge brought under the Health and Safety at Work Act following an inquiry into the fire in Atherstone-on-Stour in 2007.