An expert guide to procedure and practice surrounding the offence of corporate manslaughter, created by the 2007 Act. Areas covered include construction, transport, healthcare, waste management, and the oil and gas industries.
Wraps have slight shelfwear, spine lightly creased, bookshop label to back. Neat highlighting to around 30 pages, otherwise internally unmarked. xlviii, 584 pp.
The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007, has created a new offence of corporate manslaughter. This new edition of Corporate Liability: Work Related Deaths and Criminal Prosecutions is the only book to provide, in a single source, an expert guide to general procedure and practice surrounding this topic. Corporate Liability: Work Related Deaths and Criminal Prosecutions, 2nd edition, provides indispensable advice for all those practicing in criminal law as well as Health & Safety and Health Care Professionals. Contents: Chapter 1 - Criminal responsibility for work related accidents; Chapter 2 - Sentencing; Chapter 3 - Practical issues; Chapter 4 - Investigations by the Police and HSE; Chapter 5 - Construction; Chapter 6 - Transport Chapter; 7 - The chemical industry; Chapter 8 - Oil and gas; Chapter 9 - Healthcare; Chapter 10 - Waste Management; Chapter 11 - Environmental liability including nuclear; Chapter 12 - Local authorities; Chapter 13 - Ireland; Chapter 14 - Scotland; Chapter 15 - Corporate manslaughter: an international perspective