Health & Safety

Mesothelioma: Secondary asbestos exposure

Lorna Webster explores the potential redress available to victims of secondary asbestos exposure 

Justice for the injured dealt a blow by scrapping of EU quadbike law

PI lawyers are dismayed at scrapping of EU laws requiring insurance for vehicles such as forklifts and quadbikes

23 Feb 2021 | Health & Safety

Taking the lead

The HSE’s regulatory approach to work related stress is compliance without sanction, says Rhian Greaves

06 May 2020 | Health & Safety

APIL calls for clarity on medical reports

APIL has said there is insufficient clarity in the government’s response to its consultation on the future provision of medical reports in road traff

01 Oct 2019 | Health & Safety

Fighting the good fight

Gordon Dalyell’s 20-year commitment to injured people saw him become president of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers this year. He explains what br

MPs launch inquiry into silicosis

A cross-party parliamentary inquiry into silicosis and its impact on construction workers has bee

11 Jul 2019 | Health & Safety

High time for reform of bereavement damages

An uncertain political landscape should be no excuse to relent on the campaign for a modern law aimed at compensating those families members left behind, a

27 Jun 2017 | Health & Safety

Getting to grips with the economics of health and safety

The courts are continuing to issue heavy fines to ensure penalties have a real financial impact on offenders, writes Aliso

26 Jun 2017 | Health & Safety

Fee for intervention scheme still needs improvement

The HSE consultation on resolving cost recovery disputes does little to satisfy lawyers’ complaints about lack of impartiality, write Richard Crockford and

20 Jun 2017 | Health & Safety

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