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John Cooper QC and Mike Atkins successfully defend Electricity North West Limited

 

John Cooper QC and Mike Atkins successfully defended Electricity North West Limited, the Distribution Network Operator for the North West of England. After a 4 week trial at Preston Crown Court, the Company was acquitted of counts alleging a failure to risk assess work at height by linesmen and a breach of the general duty in section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974. The Company was convicted of a single breach of the Work at Height Regulations 2005

 

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John Cooper QC

Mike Atkins

 


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