Updated to include information on a £5 million fine for health and safety breaches.
Howard Fidderman looks at work-at-height failures that resulted in significant fines for all three offenders.
A London hotel and its sole director have been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling £260,000 for fire safety failures that were identified following a blaze at the hotel.
Things continue to go badly wrong in the waste sector, even at an HSE "good practice" case study organisation, reports Howard Fidderman.
The Government consults on draft sentencing guidelines for organisations convicted of corporate manslaughter and health and safety breaches that result in death.
This week's case of the week, provided by Matthew Arnold & Baldwin, covers employers' liability for accidents.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to employers' criminal liability for health and safety breaches.