Rosepark Nursing Home fire

Rosepark Nursing Home fire

Sheriff to rule on Rosepark tragedy

THE findings of an inquiry into a care home fire that claimed the lives of 14 elderly residents will be published today.

Rosepark Care Home fire inquiry to hear final submissions

An inquiry into a fire at a nursing home which killed 14 residents heard final submissions today.

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Inquiry told of fire procedure doubts

STAFF at a residential care home where a blaze killed 14 elderly people could have been confused about what to do when a fire alarm was raised, the owner has said.

Blaze home boss 'let down' by electricians

THE owner of a care home where 14 elderly residents died in a blaze admitted he was "disappointed in himself" over fire safety breaches that took place during construction.

Boss of blaze deaths OAP home aimed for 'best care standards'

THE owner of a care home where a fire killed 14 elderly residents has said he aimed to provide "the best standard of care".

Former matron breaks down at fatal care home blaze inquiry

THE former matron of a nursing home where 14 residents died in a blaze broke down as she gave evidence at an inquiry into the tragedy yesterday.

Rosepark matron breaks down as inquiry hears details of fire

FORMER matron of Rosepark care home, Sadie Meany, broke down today when giving evidence to an inquiry into the deaths of 14 residents in a fire which ripped through the home.

Matron was unaware of fire safety duties

THE woman in charge of fire safety policy at a care home where a blaze killed 14 elderly residents was not aware she had "any specific responsibilities" for health and safety, an inquiry heard yesterday.

Rosepark Nursing home fire inquiry hears safety shortcomings were not recorded

A fire risk assessment at a nursing home where 14 residents died in a blaze uncovered "serious shortcomings" that were not recorded, an inspector admitted today.

Inquiry shown images of Rosepark Nursing Home fire

PHOTOGRAPHS of charred and smoke-blackened corridors in a nursing home where 14 residents died were shown to an inquiry today.

Inquiry into nursing home fire could last six months

AN OFFICIAL inquiry into a fire which killed 14 nursing home residents could last up to six months, it emerged yesterday.

Fatal accident inquiry to investigate care home fire

THE deaths of 14 elderly residents in a fire at a care home are to be investigated in a fatal accident inquiry, it has been announced.

Rosepark Nursing Home fire: Blaze victims failed by a legal loophole

RELATIVES of the victims of a nursing home fire which killed 14 last night hit out after one of Scotland's most senior law officers admitted they had been let down by the legal system.

Care home fire ruling appeal

A JUDGE'S dismissal of charges against the owners of a care home where 14 elderly residents died in a fire was challenged by prosecutors yesterday.

New care-home fire safety advice launched

MOVES to improve fire safety in care homes were yesterday launched by the Executive.

Rosepark Care Home owners questioned over fatal fire

THE owners of the Rosepark Care Home were taken in for questioning yesterday in connection with the death of 14 elderly people in a fire at a residential home.

Survivors move back to care home hit by blaze

JUST eight months after 14 elderly people died in one of the worst fire tragedies ever to hit Scotland, it emerged last night that Rosepark care home has quietly reopened for business.

400 pay respects to Rosepark dead

MORE than 400 people yesterday paid their respects to the 14 elderly victims of the Rosepark nursing home fire.

Home re-opens

A CARE home where 14 patients died in Britain’s worst fire disaster of its kind plans to re-open in July.

Deadly fire to be recreated to test need for sprinklers

A DEVASTATING fire which killed 14 elderly people at a Lanarkshire care home is to be recreated by investigators to see if sprinklers would have saved lives.

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