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Cap on Magistrates' Courts sentencing powers lifted
In 2015, section 85 of LASPO came into force which has the effect of increasing the maximum level of fine to Magistrates’ Courts to an unlimited…
Appeals against H&S enforcement notices – the role of the UK employment tribunal
Regulators in the UK often serve enforcement notices on companies as a means of securing compliance with health and safety legislation.
Serious incident investigation reports and issues around disclosure
While internal investigations into serious incidents in a healthcare environment are now commonplace, there is no standard, agreed process within the…