UK Health and Safety Regulatory Update

Food and Drink

April 29, 2019
| United Kingdom

A look at where we are now, and where we’re headed. It’s been three years since the Sentencing Council updated its guidelines on sentencing for health and safety offences in February 2016. In those three years, we’ve seen a significant increase in the severity of fines handed down to businesses for health and safety breaches.

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