Sentencing in Health and Safety Cases 2017

Lincoln House Chambers is pleased to announced the date of their second Sentencing in Health and Safety Cases Seminar, hosted on the 19th January, 2017.

The seminar will be presented by specialists in Health and Safety Dan Thomas and Austin Welch, with respect to the new health and safety guidelines that have been in practice for some 9 months. In which, during this period, there have been a dramatic increase in the level of fines imposed and the number of individuals prosecuted for health and safety offences.

The seminar will consider:

i)   Some of the more significant cases that have been sentenced under the Guidelines;

ii)  What the true impact of the Guidelines has been;

iii)  Recent guidance that has been provided by the appellant courts as to the interpretation of the Guidelines;

iv)  The tactical considerations to be applied when approaching sentencing for health and safety offences.

For full details, please see download the attached PDF document. To register for the event, please contact JQuinn@lincolnhousechambers.com