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Health and Safety Law

Compliance - guidance - training

14 JUN 2016

Health and safety fines

Ian Bollans

Head of Environmental Health & Housing

Health and safety fines
The British Safety Council has come out in support of the new sentencing guidelines for health and safety.

A spokesperson said: 'We strongly believe that the Sentencing Council has adopted the right approach, with the courts now being required to assess the culpability of the defendant, the degree of actual or potential harm caused and the financial turnover of the organisation'.

For more information, see The Construction Index website.
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