Practice Notes: Health & Safety

The future of food safety standards

Jatinder Paul warns that cuts to the Food Standard Agency's budget and lack of compulsory food hygiene ratings could leave consumers a

08 Mar 2016

Government up to its ‘old tricks’ with prison service compensation audit

BLM announce personal injury audit to support MoJ's crackdown on 'spurious

07 Mar 2016

Under-resourced local authorities struggle to tackle food crime

Food hygiene investigations down despite rise in consumer complaint

07 Mar 2016

Improved health and safety sentencing guidelines begin to bite

New guidelines represent a 'sea change', lawyers warn corporat

01 Feb 2016

Public safety 
versus public health

Jeremy Phillips considers a European ruling on gambling licences, cases on the boundary between the planning and licensing jurisdictions, and other signifi

19 Jan 2016

Moore Blatch launches ‘major trauma service’ aimed at the NHS

New service to help health service recover injury costs in light of 'outdate

01 Dec 2015

Courts must prepare for ‘barrage’ of guilty pleas

New sentencing guidelines could see businesses entering early pleas to avoid £20m fines, says health and safet

04 Nov 2015

Concussion: A matter of heart and head

Rugby is in the spotlight. Debate over the concussions that occurred during the Six Nations and at the end of the Premiership season is heightened n

20 Oct 2015

‘Auntie Christ’

Across the pond, a New York woman has failed in her attempts to sue her 12-year-old nephew over a birthday hug that left her with a broke

16 Oct 2015

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