United Kingdom - October 31 2009 Criminal courts continue to get tough with those whose negligence leads to work-related deaths, handing down two substantial prison sentences this year.
United Kingdom - January 13 2011 Lord Young's Report into health and safety was published on 15 October 2010.
United Kingdom - October 31 2009 Bodycote HIP, a multi-national heat treatment company, pleaded guilty at Worcester Crown Court on 24 July 2009 to breaching Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act (HSWA) following the deaths of two employees at its manufacturing plant in Hereford.
United Kingdom - January 13 2011 The Bribery Act 2010 comes into force in April 2011.
United Kingdom - February 1 2016 Today marks the introduction of the new sentencing Guideline for health and safety offences, the most significant development in health and safety…