Our Expertise

Health & Safety

Key Contact

David Walton

David Walton

Partner

T:01204 677231

The legal landscape has recently seen rapidly evolving health and safety legislation. Levels of fines and custodial sentences have risen markedly whilst a proposed increase in custodial sentences for gross negligence manslaughter also looms large. Against this background Keoghs provides immediate and pragmatic advice to ensure your interests are safeguarded from the moment an incident occurs.

Across all areas of health and safety, what matters to you, matters to us. That’s why the regulatory team at Keoghs includes some of our most senior and experienced people.

We are there at one of the most difficult times for a business or individual and will assist you in managing an investigation or prosecution, providing necessary and trustworthy advice when emotions are running high following a workplace accident or fatality and with the possibility of a large fine or prison sentence.

We represent large corporations, small and medium sized enterprises, family business and individuals facing investigation or prosecution by the police and CPS (or COPFS), HSE, local authority or Environment Agency. 

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