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The legalities of returning to work in times of COVID-19

The latest health & safety legislation update about returning to work, a chat with SHP’s Most Influential Person, Hilda Palmer, and the role of smart PPE in protecting lone workers. Read More

Webinar: April 2021 health & safety legislation update

Listen back, on-demand, as Simon Joyston-Bechal provides the latest advice on staying within the laws regarding COVID-19, staff returning to the workplace, vaccination requirements and how you should go on social distancing arrangements. Read More

Do companies have a duty to warn others in health and safety criminal law?

Lawyer Dr. Simon Joyston-Bechal from Turnstone Law asks whether a company has a duty to warn others if it was aware of an issue, even if it was more than six years ago. Read More

Health and safety criminal law duties can in some cases be delegated to contractors, according to a leading lawyer

Dr. Simon Joyston-Bechal from Turnstone Law, says while delegation is hard, it does not mean 'you should be automatically liable if your contractor fails'. Read More

Squibb Group case: Court of Appeal reduces level of fine on obtaining ‘likelihood of harm’ evidence

Latest Court of Appeal decision underlines the importance of obtaining expert evidence on the ‘likelihood of harm’ when responding to a health and safety prosecution. 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

Webinar: October legislation and guidance update

Every April and October, new amendments and changes to legislation and guidance come into force. Read More

The most dramatic change in health and safety enforcement since 1974

By Simon Joyston-Bechal The new sentencing guidelines for health and safety offences published today are set to revolutionise punishment for Read More



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Employee wellbeing: Shifting the focus on employee benefits in a pandemic

Post-Brexit environmental health and safety regulations in the UK

How to reduce noise in the workplace

A guide to COSHH management in the healthcare sector

Contact tracing and COVID-19 director’s briefing