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The Health and Safety Executive has released its 2018 report concerning workplace fatal injuries. This report confirms a small rise in the number of workers killed in 2017/18 as compared with 2016/2017.
This week, following a consultation period which began in February 2016, the Sentencing Council published its new Definitive Guideline on Reduction in Sentence for a Guilty Plea (the Guideline).
The announcement by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) that it is to consult on proposals to make fully independent the dispute process for its cost recovery scheme, known as Fee for Intervention (FFI), is welcomed and long overdue.
The Sentencing Council’s Health and Safety Offences, Corporate Manslaughter and Food Safety and Hygiene Offences Definitive Guideline came into effect a year ago today, on 1 February 2016.