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Steer clear of steeper fines for health and safety offences

Ian Hollingworth, Head of Claims for ECIC In 2016 the UK Sentencing Council announced major modifications to the penalties for health and safety at work offences following concerns that existing sanctions were too low to act as a significant deterrent.   To ensure fines would have an ‘economic impact’ on the offending employer, fines would be…

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