SB 10-47 Protection of Workers (Scotland) Bill

This Members' Bill seeks to create a specific statutory offence relating to assaults on people whose work brings them into face-to-face contact with members of the public. This briefing considers the proposals in the Bill, including how they compare with existing common law and statutory offences dealing with assault.

Read SPICe Briefing: Protection of Workers (Scotland) Bill (393KB pdf)

Published: 26 August 2010

This website is using cookies.
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.