Government Concedes on Custody Deaths Paving Way for Corporate Manslaughter Bill
Date: Monday, July 23, 2007 @ 09:56:21 BST
Topic: Association News

The Government has tabled today a new amendment of the Corporate Manslaughter and Homicide Bill allowing the new offence to apply to deaths in prison and police custody.

This is a direct concession to the House of Lords that has refused to pass this bill unless it applied to such deaths.

Please see press release:

This article comes from Sheffield Occupational Health and Safety Association (SOHSA)

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