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Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007

Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007

The UK Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 creates a new offence of corporate manslaughter in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and corporate homicide in Scotland. Companies, organisations and government bodies can be prosecuted if they are found to have caused death due to gross corporate health and safety failures. Appropriate systems, policies and processes need […]