Risks of personal liability for environmental offences

The first two custodial sentences imposed recently on company directors for environmental offences suggest that officers of companies are now more at risk of going to prison for breaches of environmental legislation than of health and safety rules. But prosecutions of individuals are still much more commonplace in the workplace safety field.

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