New Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Legislation live on April 6th

The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act came into force on 6th April 2007. This piece of Legislation doesn’t impose any new duties or responsibilities on employers, these duties are already owed in the Civil Law of Negligence. This Act introduces a new offence based on the Civil Law of Negligence, to deal with gross failures in the way health,… read more →