Understanding the Issues
An in-depth understanding of Health & Safety regulations has never been more important, particularly with the Government introducing an offence of “corporate manslaughter”.
The penalties that a court can impose may affect the well being of a whole organisation, whilst individuals can themselves face personal prosecution. A wrong approach or bad advice can have lasting consequences, with a knock-on effect in civil claims.
Reid Cooper have extensive experience of all working environments in both the public and private sectors and we are frequently instructed to investigate and defend Employers Liability Actions. We offer detailed advice on Health and Safety Regulations and represent clients in HSE Prosecutions.
Areas in which we specialise include;
- Building Sites
- Public Services (including Police and Fire)