Guests thought fire alarm was a ‘prank’ as flames engulfed Brentford Travelodge

Guests reacted “casually” to a fire at a West London hotel believing the fire alarm to be a “prank.”  Fifteen fire engines and 100 firefighters battled the blaze at a Travelodge in Brentford, evacuating around 160 guests and members of…

Students thought Bolton blaze was a ‘false alarm’ after suffering from alarm fatigue

Students ignored a fire alarm in a blaze at a block of student flats because fire alarms go off “almost every day.” Hundreds of University of Bolton students were evacuated when the fire broke out at private student halls, The…

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