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Holly Clegg prosecutes on behalf of the HSE

Proceedings were brought against the Defendant after it was discovered that he had been carrying out unregistered gas work and had failed to ensure that the Complainants were not exposed to risks to their health and safety. He pleaded guilty on 28 November 2019 to an offence under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

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Tom Gent represents property developers in HSE prosecution

The Company had been charged with a breach of Regulation 13(1) of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, in that it was alleged that it had failed to plan, manage and monitor the construction phase of a project that involved the conversion of a number of barns into dwellings.

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“Arising out the use of a vehicle?” Common sense definition prevails

Judy Dawson, who specialises in insurance indemnity issues, reviews the authority of Carroll v QBE Insurance which was handed down on 30th January 2020 and provided a helpful review of the current statutory and case law on the definition of the Road Traffic Act wording “arising out of the use of the vehicle”

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