New session starts with legal update

Welcome back to a new session, we hope you’ve had a great summer and are excited by the programme we’ve lined up for the year ahead. To find out what’s planned visit the programme page and put the meetings in your diary now to ensure you don’t miss out.

The first meeting of the new session is a Legal update from Health & Safety Lawyers Association on the 21st September.  The speaker will be Jamie Gilchrist QC from Compass Chambers. Jamie has been extensively instructed in Health & Safety prosecutions covering a wide range of subject matters including construction, manufacturing, offshore oil & gas, health, catering and local authority functions.  He has considerable experience of representing corporate and institutional clients including Shell UK, Phillips Petroleum, Macdonald Hotels, City of Edinburgh Council, Parks of Hamilton and Grampian Healthcare NHS Trust.  He has also successfully defended company directors charged with contraventions of s.37 of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974