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Announcing our New Legal Digest and Enforcement Community
We are very excited to announce the launch of our new Legal Digest and Enforcement forum on RIAMS Communities. The new Community will feature regular, free legal digests from Tim Everett, Chartered Environmental Health Practitioner and former President of the CIEH.
This Community is an open forum aimed at all professionals working in regulation and enforcement, both public and private sector. In his digests, Tim will not only provide the case background and the statutory provisions involved, he will also explain the implications these judgments have for you, the professional.
This first digest concerns a Supreme Court judgement in HSE v Chevron North Sea Oil Ltd. The outcome changed the law in terms of how evidence arising after the service of a Prohibition Notice should be dealt with by the courts and tribunals. The decision will affect Health and Safety and some Food and Environmental Protection notices.
More about Tim
Former President of the CIEH (2015-2017), Tim is a well known trainer and researcher in Environmental Health law and is currently studying for a PhD at De Montfort University Leicester. Tim continues to be a Chartered EHP, elected as a CIEH Fellow in 2000 and was a CIEH Trustee from 1994-2000 and 2012-2017.
Tim previously worked in a local government setting for Adur and Worthing Council, City of Swansea and four London Borough Councils. Additionally, Tim has also been an adviser to the LGA for over 10 years, a Non-Executive Director of an NHS national body and an adviser to his local Citizens Advice since 2011.