If your business or organisation is charged with contravening Health & Safety legislation, it is essential that you have the right expert legal defence advice from the outset.
Being in breach of Health & Safety can be highly damaging and expensive for any individual, business or organisation. In many circumstances, convictions can lead to prison sentences for individuals and crippling fines for businesses. Whatever your business, the consequences can be far-reaching and can damage your reputation. Businesses can even be closed down overnight.
You should instruct an expert Health and Safety defence lawyer as soon as possible. This is where McGovern Reid can assist you. Our dedicated team of defence lawyers will work tirelessly to assist you in any investigation or prosecution involving the authorities. The sooner that you contact McGovern Reid, the sooner we can help you and your business.
Health and Safety Defence Lawyers Hamilton, Glasgow, Airdrie, Lanark
Our Managing Partner, Bobby Reid, has considerable experience in representing companies who are under investigation by the Health and Safety Executive. We can assist you and your business at every stage of the regulatory investigation, attend a police interview with you and represent you at court in the event of a prosecution.
Employers should ensure they are being proactive in the prevention of accidents in the workplace. If allegations have been made against you or your business in relation to health and safety in your workplace, or you find yourself under investigation by the Health and Safety Executive or Police Scotland, contact McGovern Reid at the earliest possible opportunity.