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HSE fines care home operator following resident death

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 1 2014

We have recently reported on a number of "want of care" cases in which the Health and Safety Executive ('HSE') prosecuted health providers for

Can an employer increase the severity of a disciplinary sanction on appeal?

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 29 2014

If an employer subjects an employee to disciplinary sanctions and that employee appeals, is an employer permitted to increase the severity of the

Prescribed antibiotics? You may not need them and your GP probably knows

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 29 2014

The placebo effect is something many doctors seem to be hoping for when treating patients. But prescribing pills that won't work, just to keep

NHS Board sentenced after safety failings led to mental health patient suicide

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 28 2014

We have previously reported on "want of care" incidents, whereby health authorities and private providers of health care were prosecuted for

Avoiding and dealing with stress in the workplace

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 27 2014

According to Harvard public health professors Murray and Lopez "By 2020 depression will rank second only to heart disease as the leading cause of

Homely touches vital in residential care, says CQC

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 25 2014

Care providers for the elderly will have to offer personalised environments with home comforts such as residents' own furniture and choice of decor

Obesity should not be protected as a disability because...

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 25 2014

The Equality Act is designed to ensure that disabled workers receive protection from less favourable treatment if they are disabled, and to ensure

Obesity should be protected as a disability because...

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 25 2014

To begin with, my apologies to Hilary, I am not going to argue that obesity should be adopted as a disability under the Equality Act. It should not

Maternity and family planning services at Northwick Park Hospital require improvement say Care Quality Commission

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 22 2014

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report, dated 20thAugust 2014, detailing the findings of their inspection into the quality of care

Oxfordshire breast cancer screening inquiry as 30 women recalled

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 22 2014

The BBC has reported that 30 women in Oxfordshire need to be re-tested for breast cancer after five patients developed the disease following