HSLAI Breakfast Conference, Thursday 25 May 2017

The speakers at this event are  Jonathan Cuthbert, Associate Director and Group Head of Health and Safety at PM Group who will provide us with his perspectives on incident investigation, root cause analysis and...

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Sentencing in fatal accident health and safety cases: is €1 million the current default position?

Alison Fanagan of A&L Goodbody considers the scenario below. Ireland, unlike England and Wales, does not have sentencing guidance relative to health and safety offences. Having said that, there are quite a number of Court decisions that provide useful guidance, including the recent decision of the Court of Appeal on 6 April 20...

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Directors Work Health and Safety Duties – Guidance from Abroad

Irish directors are tasked with high stakes work health and safety duties under current legislation. However, there is little guidance available to inform those individuals of the practical steps they can take to comply with their statutory duties. Aoife Gallagher-Watson from the international labour, employment and safety team a...

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HSLAI Breakfast Conference, Wednesday 27 September 2017

Our next breakfast event takes place on Wednesday 27 September 2017 at 8.00am. We are delighted in particular that Paddy Gageby SC has made himself available...

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