Vehicle Maintenance: Health & Safety – What Risk To Employer?

The Corporate Manslaughter Act 2007, came into force in 2008. This landmark piece of legislation, now means that a body corporate can now be charged with corporate manslaughter, if it can be proved that systemic senior management failings, led to a gross beach of a duty of care, and that this breach directly led to the death of individual. Although not part of H&S legislation, the potential effects are inseparable and cannot therefore be considered in isolation, when considering how to … [Read more...]