Queensland’s First Industrial Manslaughter Conviction

The sentencing in the District Court of Queensland on 11 June 2020 in The Queen v Brisbane Auto Recycling Pty Ltd and Hussaini and Karimi [1] is the first time the industrial manslaughter provisions of the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act) have been applied. The sentences handed down for industrial manslaughter provide …

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