The Essex Branch welcome you to their AGM and are pleased to invite Rob Elvin, Office Managing Partner of the Squire Patton Boggs' Manchester office and the European Head of the Environmental, Safety and Health Group to provide an annual legal update.
Rob will provide an update on developments in health and safety law, including: the on-going challenge of addressing the Covid-19 risks in workplaces; working from home; the case of Maughan and its impact on inquests and the investigation of fatal accidents; the consultation on the proposed Duty to Protect; and the risks of terrorist attack.
Delegates will gain an insight and understanding of the topics above to help reflect on implementation and applicability in your own workplace.
Rob’s particular expertise covers health, safety and environment (including nuisance, noise abatement, pollution, and permit appeals, corporate defence (including bribery and corruption, investigations and corporate manslaughter), inquest law, and product safety, liability and recall. He is a solicitor-advocate, and lectures on issues such as corporate manslaughter, product safety and defending all manner of regulatory prosecutions.
Rob has particular sector expertise in the nuclear, gas and electricity generation and distribution, chemicals, engineering and construction industries. Rob has particular sector expertise in the nuclear, gas and electricity generation and distribution, chemicals, engineering and construction industries. More about Rob is available within his bio available on the Squire Patton Boggs website”.