Health & Safety Memo

Consequences of non-compliance

 CHAPTER 1  Investigations and enforcement 

The annual statistics report produced by the HSE shows that 554 cases were prosecuted by the HSE in 2016/17 (or referred to the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) for prosecution in Scotland), with a conviction rate of 93% (“Enforcement in Great Britain 2017”, HSE). Although the number of prosecutions fell compared to the previous period, the level of fines imposed rose significantly to £69.9 million following the implementation of the new sentencing guideline (see ¶9491). 11,913 notices were i...

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