Landlord Fined for Boiler Room Violations of Fire Safety Rules
LVT Number: #26615
The Fire Department issued violation notices to landlord for failing to label a boiler emergency switch to read, “Remove Control For Oil Burner”; failure to maintain the boiler room free of combustible materials such as clothes, paper, construction materials and debris; and failure to provide a fire-rated self-closing door for the basement boiler room. Landlord claimed that the only item in the boiler room was a metal bed frame, which he removed immediately after getting the violation. He also posted the missing sign.
Bastien: ECB App. No. 1500870 (10/29/15) [3-pg. doc.]