Understanding the legal concept of reasonably practicable

30 Aug 2019
14:45 - 15:30

Understanding the legal concept of reasonably practicable

The legal standard of reasonably practicable has existed in health and safety legislation in various forms for a long time. While the legal concept is well known, what practical steps duty holders must take to discharge the duty is often not so clear. This presentation will examine the case law and apply lessons learned from the judiciary to give practical insights for duty holders as to how to comply with the legal standard.