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Men 23 times more likely to die in the workplace than women

In 2017/18, the HSE released its findings summarising statistics surrounding health and safety at work. While the report outlined a variety of insightful statistics, one of the most shocking relates to the locations in which workplace fatalities take place. Read More

Corporate fines for H&S breaches up 43%, hitting £54m

Corporate health and safety fines up following implementation of tougher sentencing. Read More

Sentencing guidelines: Will they make the workplace safer?

The new sentencing guidelines have been described as the biggest change to health and safety law for 40 years. Tim Read More

Expert predictions for 2016

SHP asks professionals drawn from a diverse range of backgrounds to share their thoughts on what they think will the Read More

Sentencing guidelines update

Following the Sentencing Council’s publication of the definitive sentencing guidelines for health and safety offences, corporate manslaughter and food safety Read More

Sentencing guidelines analysed: Size really does matter

  By Kizzy Augustin and Oliver Brooks, Pinsent Masons LLP From the end of 2015/early 2016, new sentencing guidelines for Read More

Guidelines for appropriate fines

Kevin Bridges and Chris Hopkins consider the environmental sentencing guidelines that came into effect in 2014, and how the proposed Read More

The jury is still out: Sentencing Council guidelines

The Sentencing Council’s three-month consultation on new sentencing guidelines for health and safety offences, corporate manslaughter and food safety and Read More

Sentences should improve standards and deter offenders, argues IOSH

IOSH has called for sentences that help improve health and safety standards, remedy defects and deter future offending. In its Read More

Sentencing Council guidelines: what to expect

By Steffan Groch There can be little doubt that health and safety offences are increasingly being regarded in the courts Read More



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