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'Offence to Sentencing' the process

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Harrogate

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Harrogate & District Health and Safety Forum

HEALTH AND SAFETY EVENT

Wednesday October 4th 2017. 11.45 hrs. – 16.15 hrs.

(Registration & Exhibitors from 11.45 / Presentations start at 12.30)

The Pavilions, Great Yorkshire Showground,

Harrogate HG2 8NZ

‘Offence to Sentencing’ the process

With the introduction of unlimited fines for health and safety offences, have you got health and safety under control?

2015 -Retail Fashion Store, prosecuted following the death of a child, fine £1.2 million

Health and Safety offences may be identified during routine inspections, following accidents/ incidents in the workplace or as a result of complaints. This could result in a number of actions which may significantly affect your business. Do you know what to do if this happens? Do you know what to expect?

This event aims to give you an understanding of the process which may be followed should a serious incident happen in your business. It will explain the range of options which enforcement officers can use in relation to non-compliance.

It will give guidance on when and how a business can/should conduct its own investigation, the role and scope of the investigating enforcement officer during an investigation and includes a case study of a workplace fatality.

The complex process of preparing for court, court procedures the new sentencing guidelines and corporate manslaughter will be covered by a legal expert. This event is suitable for all business types, self- employed and other interested parties.

Programme

12.30 - 12.35 WelcomeSteve Pepper - Chair of the Forum

12.35 - 13.15 Inspection and enforcement, setting the scene – Darian Dundas – HM Inspector of Health and Safety

13.15 - 13.45 How to conduct an internal investigation – Ian Morland - Reed Boardall

13.45 - 14.20 Role of an investigating enforcement officer - Brian Hagyard – Officer, Harrogate Borough Council

14.20 - 14.35 Break

14.35 - 15.05 A case study of a workplace fatality – Tony Moule - Enforcement Officer Harrogate Borough Council

15.05 -16.15 When matters go to court! (procedures and sentencing)Matthew Breakell, DAC Beachcroft Claims Ltd

16.15 –Q&A

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