Safety fines up 450%

A report highlighting the outcomes of safety prosecutions has shown that fines have increased dramatically since the introduction in Feb 2016 of the new sentencing guidelines

In the ten months prior to Feb. 2016 the average fine was £40,500.00(GBP) in the ten months following Feb 2016 fines had risen by nearly 450% to an average £221,700 (GBP)

This does not include the drive to recover Fees For Intervention monies that HSE inspectors now seem to be engaged upon


Our customers have little to worry about but SHEF matters should stay top of your agenda


Have a safe period.  Ian and the team

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