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Employees must be able to prove that they have suffered actual harm as a result of breaches of health and safety law by an employer in order to claim compensation, the Court of Appeal has confirmed. 29 Apr 2016
Companies should expect multi-million pound fines for health and safety law breaches and other regulatory offences following the entry into force of a new sentencing guideline, an expert has said. 11 Feb 2016
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated.
Changes to the laws governing Fatal Accident Inquiries (FAIs) have been passed by the Scottish Parliament. 15 Dec 2015
It is not yet clear how courts in Scotland will react to tough new sentencing guidelines, due to come into force for health and safety, corporate manslaughter and food safety and food hygiene offences in England and Wales in February, an expert has said. 02 Dec 2015
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