Tuckers Solicitors

Health & Safety Department

UK-wide
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What the team is known for Specialist team, highly skilled in the defence of serious health and safety prosecutions. Acts for individuals in gross negligence manslaughter cases. Also experienced at handling prosecutions and investigations on behalf of the HSE and other regulatory bodies.

Work highlights Successfully defended an individual from gross negligence manslaughter charges and failure to ensure the health and safety of his employees, negotiating the amendment of the charge and handling the client's subsequent guilty plea.

Notable practitioners

Jim Meyer is a "brilliant lawyer" who frequently handles gross negligence manslaughter cases and HSE investigations. "He's got a criminal background so he's a very good strategist and can find a practical path through cases that can be weighed by technicalities," reports a source, adding that he offers "very good client service, and is easy to get hold of and talk to."