Red Tape Challenge
Who are BL Claims Solicitors
BL Claims Solicitors specialise in personal injury, clinical negligence and travel claims, providing our clients with hands-on support, nationally.
We are rated as one of the top firms in the UK and believe in speaking to our clients in jargon-free language and ensuring you're speaking to a highly qualified lawyer right from the outset
Chris Grayling has said" this is the opportunity that every beleaguered business leader, incredulous community group or outraged newspaper reader has been waiting for - a chance to directly change the laws underpinning Britain's health and safety culture".
Once the process is over it is hoped that it will ease unnecessary burdens on business, and remove the barriers created by excessive health and safety laws which are said to be 'stifling small firms and threatening economic growthâ€™. The IOSH (Institution of Occupational, Safety and Health) have also concluded that if the regulations are not shaken up to deal with the risks to injury and illness in the workplace, UK businesses risk losing their competitive edge.
However, there are concerns that, scrapping, or simplifying of the health and safety regulations will risk damage to people' s health ,lead to more accidents or put employees' safety at risk.
In a recent FPB (Forum of Private Business) survey, 59% of respondents said they were confident that such a review will be beneficial, while almost one in five said they did not expect it to have a positive impact.
The Ministers have a large task ahead of them and only have until the Autumn of 2011 to advise of their recommendations on the future of the regulations.
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