Health and safety offences, corporate manslaughter and food safety and hygiene offences: Definitive guideline

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on health and safety offences, corporate manslaughter and food safety and hygiene offences. The guideline came into effect on 1 February 2016. We have made change to page 36 to correct a minor typographical error.

This pdf should be used for reference only. For in force, definitive guideline(s), go as appropriate to:

Sentencing guidelines for use in the magistrates’ courts

Sentencing guidelines for use in Crown Court

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