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Root cause analysis investigation reports

A root cause analysis investigation is an investigation undertaken to establish the originating causes which have led to a death or an avoidable…

Dewi Ap-Thomas
Dewi Ap-Thomas Partner

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A lesson for unsuspecting Company Officers – recent SFO successes and what they mean for Company Officers

Criminal law and practice is evolving at a fast pace in the areas of economic crime, and area that includes fraud, bribery and corruption. As a result…

Euros Jones
Euros Jones Partner

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Coroners' forms and investigation process explained

What coroners' forms are available, how do they fit into to the whole process, what is their purpose, who receives them and why?

David Lewis
David Lewis Senior Partner

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Disclosure to and by coroners

Over the last few years there have been huge changes to both law and practice with regard to disclosure of information to coroners.

David Lewis
David Lewis Senior Partner

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ACoP for the CDM 2015 Regulations?

When the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 were introduced in April 2015, the HSE published guidance, L153, to accompany them.

Crispin Kenyon
Crispin Kenyon Partner

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Fines for corporate manslaughter and health & safety offences look set to increase dramatically

From 1 February 2016 a new Definitive Guideline on Health and Safety offences, Corporate Manslaughter and Food Safety and Hygiene offences will take…

Crispin Kenyon
Crispin Kenyon Partner

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Better case management – what’s it all about?

In January 2015 the Leveson review was published. It made a number of recommendations aimed at improving the efficiency of the criminal justice…

Rob Williams
Rob Williams Partner

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Linley Developments fined £200,000

This case involved the death of 28-year-old bricklayer who was fatally injured when an unstable retaining wall collapsed at a construction site in St…

Crispin Kenyon
Crispin Kenyon Partner

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