Associate in the regulatory team
I am an associate in the regulatory team primarily advising clients in the health and social care and housing sectors.
I joined Anthony Collins Solicitors in September 2019 upon qualification. Previously, I trained at an international law firm where I gained experience in regulatory law, property law, commercial contracts and personal injury law. I have experience of advising on all aspects of compliance with health and safety legislation, including in relation to gas safety and fire safety. I also have experience in representing clients through inquests and criminal investigations and proceedings conducted by the police and other regulators (such as the health and safety executive).
The Government has released several factsheets on the Building Safety Bill. We will be reviewing these and outlining how they can assist providers to prepare for the new building safety regime.
The CQC will conduct reviews on a monthly basis of all of the information they hold about services and will use these reviews to prioritise its activity.
The Fire Safety Act received Royal Assent on 29 April 2021. The Fire Safety Act 2021 clarifies and widens the obligations on duty holders under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 but also
A recent prosecution by the Health and Safety Executive ("HSE") demonstrates the importance of organisations regularly inspecting, maintaining, and if necessary, repairing or replacing street furnitur
The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a significant amount of uncertainty and concern in all aspects of our lives.
In this ebriefing, we examine how the duty holder regime will apply to social housing providers with existing HRRBs in their housing stock.
A key element of the Bill is the establishment of a duty holder regime and requirement to maintain the ‘golden thread of information’ throughout the life cycle of high-risk residential buildings
Alongside the Building Safety Bill published in July 2020, the Fire Safety Bill is a key step in the Government’s strategy to improve building and fire safety in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy
One change proposed by the Building Safety Bill is the introduction of a duty holder regime, which will see statutory responsibility for the safety of higher risk buildings placed on key individuals
Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, building safety continues to be a key concern for social housing providers and their residents.