Environment Agency / Animal Welfare
With waste and recycling becoming a rapidly expanding area that many transport operators are involved in, investigations and prosecutions by the Environment Agency are an ever-increasing risk.
Backhouse Jones has been representing clients in this field for decades. As with any investigation, the time to take legal advice is at the outset so a strategy can be formulated to deal with the investigation and outcomes.
Legal advice is essential when entering an interview under caution and our team of experienced lawyers will guide you through the process ensuring that you put yourself and your business in the best possible position. Our dedicated team are well versed in appearing before the courts defending environmental prosecutions on behalf of individuals and businesses. If you have a matter that you would like to discuss with us, please contact our regulatory team on 01254 828 300.
Hauliers engaged in transporting livestock have been instructing Backhouse Jones as a matter of course. For all issues arising out of transportation of animals including investigations and prosecutions for animal welfare issues, please contact our regulatory team on 01254 828 300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org