Health & Safety Investigations / Prosecutions
Backhouse Jones have industry specific knowledge and experience in dealing with investigations and prosecutions brought by the Health & Safety Executive involving commercial vehicle operators. Our expertise extends from the use of the vehicle to all aspects of workshop and site Health & Safety systems and procedures.
Accidents can happen in the blink of an eye to the most compliant operator. The optimum time to seek legal advice is as soon as the accident has occurred. Dealing with the Health & Safety Executive at the investigation stage is a daunting prospect. Backhouse Jones will guide you through this minefield and provide you with comforting assurance that you are receiving the best legal advice and guidance.
There has been a notable increase in prosecutions in recent years regarding businesses in the transport sector. This, together with the increased fines brought in 2016, means it is critical to have industry specific legal representation in the event of a prosecution. Let Backhouse be your BACK bone.