8 May 2013

Chris Hehir defends company director acquitted of health and safety offence

Chris Hehir defends company director acquitted of health and safety offence

Chris Hehir defends company director acquitted of health and safety offence

Chris Hehir represented Allan Taylor, the former managing director of refuse company Team Waste (Southern) Ltd. Both Mr Taylor and the company (which was separately represented) were prosecuted for failing to discharge a health and safety duty, following a fatal accident which occurred in Brighton in 2007. After a three-week trial at Lewes Crown Court, Mr Taylor was acquitted by the jury. The company was convicted.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-12856098