NEWS

17 Nov 2015

The New Sentencing Guidelines for corporate manslaughter, health and safety and food safety offences

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Revised sentencing guidelines for corporate manslaughter, health and safety and food safety were recently published by the Sentencing Council and take effect from the 1st February 2016.

David Travers QC and Nicholas Ostrowski have taken a look at the changes, and summarised the main elements of the new guidance.

The full-text of the article, originally published on the Lexis PSL database, is available to view here

This article was first published on Lexis®PSL Corporate Crime on 12 November 2015. Click here for a free trial of Lexis®PSL.