Katie Harrison Associate


Speaks:  English


Primary office:  Birmingham


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Katie Harrison

Katie is a Birmingham-based Associate in the Regulatory Crime team. Katie has built up a wealth of experience in health and safety and environmental matters handling all types of investigations and prosecutions as well as providing day-to-day risk management queries, working with clients to make sure that they are doing what they can to ensure that incidents are prevented. She supports clients through regulatory investigations including inquests, inquiries and investigations relating to accidents in the workplace or environmental incidents which have resulted in a breach of law. Katie has been involved in high profile and business critical cases. She uses her knowledge to provide pragmatic, long-term commercial advice.

Experience

  • Helping a national retailer respond to an investigation after an employee was seriously injured at work.
  • Acting as the lead associate on a HSE prosecution of a contractor client for on-site fire risk.
  • Acting as the lead associate on an Environment Agency prosecution for failure to comply with an environmental permit.
  • Working closely with the General Counsel of a large high risk operator to prepare a series of training talks.
  • Assisting at the sentencing hearing in the Crown Court of a fatal workplace accident.

Expertise