Articles - DAC Beachcroft

Articles by Stephen Sadler

£750,000.00 fine shows the cost of not managing employees welfare

£750,000.00 fine shows the cost of not managing employees welfare

Fatigue prosecution highlights the importance of protecting employees welfare  - and the consequences that can follow if they don’t.

The Regulation of Drones: A Health and Safety Perspective

The Regulation of Drones: A Health and Safety Perspective

Following the coming into force of the Air Navigation (Amendment) Order 2018 on 30 November 2019, the government’s position on drone misuse and the re ...

Fatal Incidents involving cattle and the public

Fatal Incidents involving cattle and the public

Every year a number of fatalities occur on agricultural sites involving cattle. This article summarises the preventative guidance those in the agricul ...

Enforcement notices and the Chevron case-a look to 2019

Enforcement notices and the Chevron case-a look to 2019

The case of HSE v Chevron North Sea Limited (“Chevron”) provides useful clarity as to the approach to be taken on the appeal of an enforcement notice. ...