Health & safety alert, big change!

On the 1st October 2012 the HSE will introduce the FF1 fee for the Intervention Scheme. Under the Health & Safety (fees) Regulations 2012 any person or company who breaks Health & Safety Law could be liable for fees to recover the HSE costs incurrred in an action. This will include inspection, investigation, prosecution and enforcement. The chargable hourly rate is £124.00 per hour. There is an appeals procedure so more information please go to www.hse.gov.uk/ff1