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I work for DHL who supply the prison service with a canteen

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i work for DHL who supply the prison service with a canteen food service, this requirement requires DHL staff to supply prisoners with in various uk prisons with their bagged food.
this mean that civilian DHL staff are in direct contact with prisoners on a weekly basis.
my question is......is my direct employer (DHL) or their customer (the justice system)
responsible for my physical safety.
thus if i get attacked (which is a very strong possibility) is DHL liable in law.
regards
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 9 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** am a qualified lawyer and I will be assisting you with your question today.

Expert:  Ben Jones replied 9 months ago.

Have there been incidents like this in the past?

Expert:  Ben Jones replied 9 months ago.

Hello, not sure if you saw my initial query above - Have there been incidents like this in the past?