Health & Safety: Notable case

Armstrong & Newby-Grant

Jeremy Donne QC led the prosecution at Court Martial of two servicemen accused of manslaughter following the death of a child caused by a runaway balloon at an Army show in Germany.

Notable cases:

Mid-Staffs NHS Public Inquiry (2013)
Further updates of Mid-Staff Inquiry where Tom Kark QC, Ben Fitzgerald and Tom Baker are appointed as counsel to the inquiry
Tom Kark QC | Ben FitzGerald | Tom Baker

London Luton Airport Operations Ltd (2013)
Death outside terminal
Mark Ellison QC

Workplace Fatality: H&S Charges Successfully Defended (2011)
Death of site foreman.  Principal and Sub-Contractor unanimously acquitted.
Adrian Darbishire QC

R v Walker & Others (2005)
Manslaughter and Health and Safety charges arising from the Hatfield train crash

R v Network Rail & others
The Hatfield Rail Crash
Sean Larkin QC | Adrian Darbishire QC | Selva Ramasamy

HSE v Environmental Tyres
Fatal accident at work
Selva Ramasamy

Armstrong & Newby-Grant
Court Martial for manslaughter

Articles:

Corporate Manslaughter
An introduction to the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 24.3.2009
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