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Health & Safety

When businesses see ‘CDM’ there tends to be a lot of head scratching about what it means and what it requires. At law...

BY Lee Craig
Health & Safety

Fines of 1m plus have increased six fold in the past year. There are a number of factors which we believe have...

BY Michael Moran
Health & Safety

The size of the fine relates to two scalding incidents occurring in a short space of time and the subsequent thorough...

BY Douglas Cameron
Health & Safety

This insidious combustion by-product all too often proves how deadly it can be. In our health and safety careers we...

BY Matthew Ramsey
Employment law

In 2013, the third party harassment provisions that were previously contained in the Equality Act 2010 were repealed. These provisions made...

BY Miranda Hughes
Employment law

In 2017 Flat earth fundamentalists donated over $1 million to launching satellites and areal drones in attempts to prove the earth was not round....

BY Gerry O'Hare