Useful Links

No liability is accepted for the accuracy of information contained in the following websites:

Health and Safety

World Health Organisation - http://www.who.int/en/ 

EU Developments - http://eur-lex.europa.eu/homepage.html

Health and Safety Executive Guidance - www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/index.htm

HSE Internal Operations Guidance - http://www.hse.gov.uk/foi/internalops/

CIWM Health & Safety Special Interest Group www.ciwm.co.uk/CIWM/InformationCentre/SpecialInterestWorkingGroups/Health_and_Safety/Health_And_Safety.aspx

Build UK Health & Safety Strategy - http://builduk.org/issues/health-and-safety/ 

BRAKE - Road Safety Charity www.brake.org.uk/

Civil Procedure Rules, Pre-Action Protocol for Personal Injury Claims www.justice.gov.uk/civil/procrules_fin/contents/protocols/prot_pic.htm

 

Environmental

Environment Agency www.gov.uk/government/organisations/environment-agency

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy - https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-energy-and-industrial-strategy

Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-environment-food-rural-affairs

Renewable UK (formerly British Wind Energy Association) www.renewableuk.com/

Chartered Institution of Wastes Management www.ciwm.co.uk/CIWM/CIWMHome.aspx;

Temporary CIWM location of Environment Agency Technical Guidance Note on Fires: www.ciwm.co.uk/CIWM/InformationCentre/EADocuments/Environment_Agency_Guidance.aspx; and

Waste Fires Guidance 

www.ciwm.co.uk/web/FILES/EA_Docs/TGN_7.01_Reducing_Waste_Fire_Risk_301013.pdf

 

 

General Legal

Department of Health  https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health

Ministry of Justice https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-justice

Crown Prosecution Service www.cps.gov.uk

Prosecution Policy & Guidance www.cps.gov.uk/publications/prosecution

United Nations - Principles for Responsible Investment www.unpri.org

Public Concern at Work (Whistleblowers) http://www.pcaw.org.uk/law-and-policy

Trading Standards www.tradingstandards.gov.uk

Sentencing Guidelines Council http://sentencingcouncil.judiciary.gov.uk

- Definitive Corporate Manslaughter Guidelines (01 Feb 2016) https://www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/HS-offences-definitive-guideline-FINAL-web1.pdf 

- Definitive Environmental Offences Guidelines (26 Feb 2014) http://sentencingcouncil.judiciary.gov.uk/docs/Final_Environmental_Offences_Definitive_Guideline_(web).pdf

Legislation http://www.legislation.gov.uk/

PACE Codes https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/police-and-criminal-evidence-act-1984-pace-and-accompanying-codes-of-practice 

Lexology legal articles www.lexology.com

HMCS Court Addresses www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/HMCSCourtFinder/CourtList.do 

Solicitors Regulation Authority www.sra.org.uk

Code of Conduct http://www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code/content.page