Industrial Manslaughter Laws

Federal intervention has failed to stop the ACT passing landmark legislation creating the new offence of industrial manslaughter. Negligent employers face penalties of up to 25 years jail. The offence is designed to target negligent and reckless behaviour which results in the death of an employee. Individuals found guilty face lengthy prison terms, while corporations can be fined up to $5 million

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