“Court draws line between polluter-pays principle and site safety obligations”

Luciano Butti,
A. Rizzo,
ILO – International Law Office, maggio 2015.

Luciano Butti and Andrea Rizzo share some insights on a recent decision adopted by the Liguria Regional Administrative Tribunal (n. 1346 of 5 September 2014), which clarifies that the “polluter-pays-principle” cannot be invoked as the legal basis to impose site safety measures upon the responsible party.


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