26 Oct Council fined €355,000
A fine of €355,000 plus costs was imposed on Wicklow County Council on 25 October 2013.
A fine of €355,000 plus costs of over €95,000 was imposed on Wicklow County Council on 25th October in the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Following commencement of the trial on June 10th last, Wicklow County Council, on the ninth day of the trial, entered guilty pleas to three breaches of health and safety legislation.
The case arose following an investigation into a fatal incident resulting in the death of two fire-fighters on September 26th 2007 in Bray.
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