14th Dec 2015 Read more
In addition to defending in cases of serious and complex crime, Peter also advises and represents companies and individuals who face investigation or proceedings under Health and Safety legislation, and in related cases such as fatal and other non-fatal accidents arising from incidents in the workplace.
R v N
Instructed to defend a company director facing allegations of gross negligence manslaughter arising from a fatal accident.
R v C
Defending a company in a Health and Safety Executive prosecution arising from the fatal scalding of an elderly resident in a Residential Care Home.
R v A
Represented a nurse accused of gross negligence manslaughter for performing a circumcision for cultural reasons upon a three-week old baby boy who subsequently died.