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Company: G Lawrence Wholesale Meat Company Limited
Company City/Town: London
Penalty: £44,424
Year: 2011
Date: 24 June, 2011
Offence Group: safety-related offences
Offence Type: food safety violation
Violation Description: Trays of exposed fresh meat are not protected from contamination and are not stored in a temperature-controlled environment. Failure to comply with a Remedial Action Notice. Company was found guilty on twenty-one charges at City of Westminster Magistrates Court on 22 - 24 June 2011 and was fined £22,000 and ordered to pay prosecution costs of £18,424.09. Company appealed against conviction at Southwark Crown Court but it was upheld. However, the sentence was reduced to £11,000 but costs were increased to £33,424.09.
Agency: Food Standards Agency
Source of Data: Freedom of Information Request