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The Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland reported last month on the performance of the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service Health and Safety Division.Read more
Health and safety: Löfstedt - Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 - removal of civil liability for breach of statutory duty in PI claims
The Act has now received Royal Assent with the relevant section 69 expected to come into force either in October 2013 or April 2014. Simon Denyer comments on the impact of the new section.Read more
The Department of Health has published summaries that highlight the changes to public health functions affecting local authorities as a result of the Health and Social Care Act which come into force…Read more
The Government has wanted to change the current position that breaches of health and safety regulations made under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 to give rise to civil liability and had…Read more