September 2015 Archive

Are you wearing your seatbelt?

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A shocking amount of motorists have been caught not strapping up behind the wheel in the past three years. More than 2,000 people have been prosecuted for essential risking their lives. More …

Devastating consequences of cancer diagnosis delays

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It is a sad fact that our medical negligence specialists at BL Claims Solicitors are often approached by people who want to pursue a claim over a delay in the diagnosis of cancer. More …

“Sexting” – should schoolchildren be prosecuted?

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The Times reports that the police have been criticised for over-reacting after a 14 years old boy was given a criminal record for sending a naked image of himself by mobile phone to a female classmate. More …

Cancer drugs fund due to make drastic cuts to spending

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It was announced that the Cancer Drugs Fund in England will be taking steps to curb spending costs by proposing to remove various drugs used in the treatment of cancer. More …

Helmet cameras and video evidence

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Bicycle helmet cameras have hit the headlines recently as a number of 'road rage' incidents caught on camera have been uploaded by cyclists to the web and gathered thousands of views and comments. More …

UK leads the way in worldwide scheme to offer a national, routine and publicly funded Meningitis B vaccination.

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As part of the routine NHS childhood vaccination programme, a new vaccine is being offered in the UK to newborn babies in a pioneering national scheme to prevent the contraction of Meningococcal B disease (Men B). More …