Author Archives: Helen

Supreme Court Judgment in Mesothelioma Cases

The 9th March 2011 saw a landmark judgment handed down in the Supreme Court.  The judgment concerned two high profile mesothelioma cases which had both been appealed.  We have reported on the cases in earlier newsletters and they have remained … Continue reading

Macmillan Campaign for 24/7 Community Nursing

Macmillan Cancer Support are looking to raise awareness and support for their campaign for 24/7 community nursing care to allow terminal cancer patients the choice to die at home. Continue reading

Macmillan Cancertalk Week

Some words are difficult to use, cancer needn’t be one of them. Each year Macmillan Cancer Support holds Cancertalk Week. This year it is running from 15th to 22nd February. Continue reading

Asbestos in Schools

Asbestos was once thought of as a wonder product. With its strength, versatility and insulating properties asbestos was used widely in the construction industry until it became publically known that asbestos caused health problems and was banned in the UK in 1999. Continue reading