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General liability newsletter April 2019

Published on 30 April 2019. By Gavin Reese, Partner and Jonathan Drake, Senior Associate and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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The latest general liability news coming out of the courts.

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General liability newsletter November 2018

Published on 01 November 2018. By Gavin Reese, Partner and Jonathan Drake, Senior Associate and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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The latest general liability news coming out of the courts.

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General liability newsletter July 2018

Published on 09 August 2018. By Gavin Reese, Partner and Jonathan Drake, Senior Associate and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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The latest general liability news coming out of the courts.

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US talc litigation has important lessons for UK insurers

Published on 02 August 2018. By Peter Rudd-Clarke, Legal Director and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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Although it is unlikely litigation involving household staples such as talcum powder could succeed in the UK, the ongoing US litigation underlines a significant trend in product liability exposures.

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General liability newsletter April 2018

Published on 30 April 2018. By Gavin Reese, Partner and Jonathan Drake, Senior Associate and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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Employees owe a duty to their employers to carry out their work with reasonable care so as to avoid accident and injury. Employers are vicariously liable for the negligence of their employees but are entitled to claim a contribution or indemnity from their negligent employee in appropriate circumstances.

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General liability update October 2017

Published on 17 October 2017. By Gavin Reese, Partner and Jonathan Drake, Senior Associate and Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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The latest general liability news coming out of the courts.

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Health and safety law update, June 2017

Published on 09 June 2017. By Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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This issue includes details on The Sentencing Council publishing a new guideline for entering an early guilty plea, in addition to the most recent fines and sentences imposed on companies around the UK.

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Health and safety law update, December 2016

Published on 19 December 2016. By Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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Welcome to the December issue of our Health & Safety law update.

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Health and Safety update, September 2016

Published on 29 September 2016. By Nick McMahon, Head of Health and Safety

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This edition includes details of Merlin Attractions' £5 million fine following the Smiler crash in 2015 at Alton Towers, in addition to the latest case law and health & safety news.

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