gross manslaughter


New sentencing guidelines propose jail terms of up to 18 years for gross negligence manslaughter

New sentencing guidelines covering gross negligence manslaughter have just been published and are set to increase jail terms for the worst workplace safety breaches causing death. Read More

Manslaughter sentence for gross negligence to be increased

New guidelines have been issued to judges which will increase prison sentences for people convicted of gross negligence manslaughter in a workplace setting. Read More

Gross negligence manslaughter: ‘Precedent set’ as technician jailed in gate installation case

A technician who fitted an automated gate to the garden of a house has been jailed for manslaughter after it fell onto the home owner and killed her. Read More

Golf company director jailed after lake death

Man died after director chose to not use qualified divers to collect golf balls. Read More

Gross negligence manslaughter: ‘Sit up & take note’ as jail terms increase

New guidelines on sentencing for gross negligence manslaughter revealed. Read More



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