|Document ID (ISN)||109272|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0958-479X - Safety and Health Practitioner
|Convention or series no.
||Looking below the surface
||Oct. 2008, Vol.26, No.10, p.54-56. Illus. 6 ref.
||More than 200 people die each year in the United Kingdom in occupational accidents, some of which may result in prosecutions. What is a certainty, however, is the involvement of the coroner. This article explains why it is important that employers and practitioners understand the role and significance of the inquest in the aftermath of tragedy.
||occupational accidents; accident investigation; legal aspects; United Kingdom
||criminal liability; responsibilities
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
||Criminal liability in OSH