3 June 2024

Infected blood scandal exposes decades-long failures

Background of the scandal In the 1970s and 1980s, contaminated blood products infected over 30,000 people in the UK with...

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20 May 2024

How employers can tackle poor mental health in the workplace

Keira Wallis, head of clinical operations at Healix.   With multiple generations working side by side in today’s workplace, business...

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30 April 2024

Rising travel insurance costs pose challenges for UK insurers

Simon Hoskin, director of travel/A&H, Gallagher Bassett.   Travel insurance costs in the UK have been steadily rising, presenting challenges...

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25 April 2024

Fixed recoverable costs for clinical negligence claims postponed again

Nick Delaney, director of business development at First4Lawyers.   The news that fixed recoverable costs for lower-value clinical negligence claims...

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15 April 2024

Pushing at the floodgates: are we about to see a wave of Covid healthcare claims?

Will Marshall, head of legal and risk management, Altea.   At the height of the Covid pandemic in 2020, it...

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1 April 2024

UK government renews contract with Healix for global healthcare services

The UK government has extended its more than decade-long contract with Healix, for healthcare services for another two years. This extension...

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27 March 2024

APIL urges MoJ to address inequality in legal aid access for bereaved families

It is time to address a ‘glaring inequality of arms’ and make it easier for bereaved families to access legal...

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21 March 2024

Lucy Letby’s bid for appeal to be heard in court this April

The legal saga surrounding Lucy Letby, the former nurse convicted of multiple baby murders and attempted murders, continues to unfold...

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