November 2013 Archive

Is London safe for cyclists?

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Today I read a report of yet another fatal accident involving a cyclist in London, following a collision this time with a double decker bus. More …

NHS spending money for maternity on clinical negligence cover

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It has been reported that the number of claims against NHS maternity services has increased by 80% and the cost to the NHS for litigation cover for maternity claims is £482 million More …

Cycle safety highlighted again

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I listened with interest to the BBC Breakfast News report this morning and the argument between encouraging an increase in cycling and the problems and inconvenience this can cause to others. More …

Headway teams up with Safelincs

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Headway, the national brain injury charity, has teamed up with Safelincs to promote the sale of carbon monoxide detectors this winter. More …

Victims of crime to get "louder voice" in courts

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The Ministry of Justice has recently announced plans to give victims of crime the chance to read their Victim Personal Statement out in court. More …

Headway critical of decision to let goalie play after head injury

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Headway, the National Brain Injury Charity has been highly critical of Tottenham's decision to allow Hugo Lloris to carry on playing after losing consciousness during yesterday's Barclays Premier League match against Everton. More …