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The impact of new HSE Sentencing Guidelines

Health and Safety is a serious matter and the consequences of getting it wrong can be devastating. Despite this, we all know some companies who have ‘gotten away with it’. That said, things might just have changed. Not only has the HSE introduced “Fee for Intervention”, (a charge of £129 per hour for intervention), but […]

Changes to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act.

New reforms will cut the amount of time some offenders need to disclose details of any low level convictions. The move is part of the Government’s ongoing commitment to tackling reoffending; however, all offenders will still always have to declare previous convictions when applying for jobs in sensitive workplaces like schools and hospitals or working […]