For lawyers, one of the most important effects of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (ERRA) was the small but significant change brought by Section 69 which removed strict liability for civil claims arising from breaches of health and safety regulations.

Nick Barnard, associate in the personal injury and clinical negligence team, looks at the effects ERRA has had on personal injury claims arising from breaches of health and safety regulations.

This article was first published on Health & Safety Practitioner online, July 2015.

The effect of ERRA on personal injury claims - SHP - July 2015.pdf