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Fee for Intervention (FFI) Guidance launched

22nd October 2012
The Health and Safety Exceutive have launched new guidance on their Fee for Intervention (FFI) scheme. The HSE's Fee for Intervention (FFI) cost recovery scheme came into effect on 1 October 2012. Under The Health and Safety (Fees) Regulations 2012, those who break health and safety laws are liable for recovery of HSE’s related costs, including inspection, investigation and taking enforcement...
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Proposed change to strict civil liability in relation to breaches of health and safety duties

22nd October 2012
 A proposed change to civil liability laws in relation to breaches of health and safety duties has been included in the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, which is currently working its way through Parliament. The Bill, which makes provision for a broad range of changes to the business regulatory regime, was debated in the House of Commons lastweek and will now be considered by the House of...
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Absence falls but presenteeism and stress are on the rise

22nd October 2012
Employee absence levels are on the slide in both the private and public sectors, but the falls could be masking deeper health problems in the workplace.The headline finding from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development’s (CIPD) latest annual absence management survey,shows that employees took an average of 6.8 days off in the last 12 months compared with 7.7 days in the previous...
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Spate of deaths prompts HSE warning to waste sector

27th September 2012
The HSE has cautioned the waste and recycling industry to redouble its efforts on health and safety, following nine deaths in separate incidents over the summer.Nine lives were lost in separate incidents in just 12 weeks between June 2012 and September 2012, with several occurring in skip-hire and waste-transfer premises. Two of the incidents occurred on 17 August, one involving an employee being run...
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Fee for Intervention (FFI)

27th September 2012
  HSE proposes to introduce a fee for intervention cost  recovery scheme with effect from 1 October 2012, subject to Parliamentary approval of  the proposed Health and Safety (Fees) Regulations 2012. These Regulations will put a duty on HSE to  recover its costs for carrying out its regulatory functions from those found to  be in material breach of health and safety law. A...
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‘Unjust’ HSE enforcement ban brought firm to the verge of collapse

27th September 2012
 A Norfolk company has accused the HSE of nearly putting it out of business after the regulator imposed a ban on the movement and delivery of its chemical products, in the belief that the firm had breached safety laws.AgChemAccess, an international agrochemicals supplier with a workforce of about 65 people, intends to sue the HSE for around £2m in lost business.The HSE took enforcement action...
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