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As the UK faces a future outside the European Union, its ability to trade – with Europe and elsewhere – will be crucial to its future prosperity.
A mobile crane hire company has become the first company to be convicted of corporate manslaughter where a company driver was killed. The level of fine imposed is another reminder of the increasing force with which the courts will continue to impose penalties when the new Sentencing Guidelines are enforced.
issues to be discussed in the forthcoming appeal in Lock v British Gas
DWF’s global transport practice comprises more than 100 lawyers across 12 UK locations and 12 international offices who deliver in-depth knowledge of the automotive, maritime, rail, aviation, road transport and logistics sectors.