Richard Heller successful in unusual Health & Safety prosecution

4 August 2015

Richard Heller, instructed by Kent County Council, successfully prosecuted Paul Heddell, trading as PDH Enterprises Limited. Paul Heddell was charged with offences contrary to the Health & Safety at Work Etc. act and the Management and Storage of Explosives Regulations. The charge related to an incident at a militaria fare in Kent where an ostensibly inert grenade exploded in the hands of a woman causing permanent disfigurement. Richard is appointed to the Unified List of Specialist Regulatory Counsel.