Compliance with health and safety legislation is essential to workplace well-being and business health. Lapses can have significant consequences.

Our team deals with all legal processes that can follow a health and safety breach including:

  • HSE investigation and prosecution
  • EHO investigation and prosecution
  • Road traffic investigation and prosecution
  • MAIB investigation and prosecution
  • Enforcement notice appeals
  • Civil damages claims
  • Public inquiries
  • Fatal Accident Inquiries (FAIs)
  • Compliance advice
  • Reputation management
  • Training
  • FFI appeal

Our team has experience of high profile, media sensitive incidents and is able to provide urgent on site advice as required. We are on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week should you have a serious incident. We will immediately work with you to gather crucial evidence, investigating and protecting your interests.

Our experience covers all sectors including:

· Construction, Oil & Gas, Marine & Offshore, Agriculture & ForestryLogistics & Transport, Energy, Retail, Hospitality & Leisure, Aviation & Defence, Manufacturing, Education, Healthcare, Public Sector

Health & Safety by Brodies - our app 

Dealing with a health and safety incident or an HSE visit can be difficult and stressful. Our app - Health & Safety by Brodies will help take some of that stress away by guiding you and your business through the process and the steps that should be taken if an incident occurs. It includes checklists, legal updates and handy guides and supports organisations in the first response to a Health & Safety incident by making sure you have all the information you need, when you need it.

The app, Health & Safety by Brodies outlines what you can expect and how to prepare. Download it now at


"The Brodies team headed by Elena Fry always provide high quality advice which enables us to set a litigation strategy for each case. They are always efficient and pleasant to deal with and have taken time to understand and engage with our business which enables them to deliver a first class service."

Large national transport organisation


"We have utilised the services of Brodies LLP for many years for a wide variety of business requirements including claims defence and resolution, risk management and contractual matters. Their understanding of clients’ needs and level of service is excellent and their advice, depth of knowledge and direction has been invaluable."

Large national construction and engineering service provider

Brodies are excellent and operate to highest professional standards.

Chambers UK 2020

To speak with one of our Health & Safety experts contact Elena Fry or Malcolm Mackay.