Don't Get Caught Out by Health & Safety Muppetry!
The consultants at QLM are regularly contracted as expert witnesses for the Enforcement authority, claimants and defendants. A few examples below provide a guide to putting suitable and sufficient health and safety arrangements in place.
Defending Criminal Prosecutions
An organisation is far more likely to face civil action than criminal prosecution. Here are a few examples of QLM assisting organisations as an expert witness.
So how can we successfully defend insurance claims?..
And criminal prosecution?
Whilst there are many elements involved in developing a due diligent approach to health and safety, it is important for an organisation to identify its current status including strengths and areas for improvement.
Two QLM services can assist an organisation to appraise its current position:
QLM LeisuresafeTM is a unique independent leisure and hospitality management award led by QLM and supported by Endsleigh Insurance services Ltd to recognise those sport, leisure or hospitality facilities that plan and implement a structured approach to health and safety management in accordance with legislative requirements and industry good practice.
A one day workshop for managers run at your organisation covering best practice in health and safety sport and leisure management. Practical and reasonable operating standard in key activities are discussed and areas for improvement are identified through self assessment exercises.
This one day workshop for up to 16 persons is available for £750+vat and agreed expenses.