Articles matching "asbestos"
The draft Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme Regulations have now been published by the government and a bill is proposed that will see the NHS in Scotland recovering the costs of treating sufferers…Read more
Patrick McBrien reviews developments in the law of limitation, in relation to disease cases. He considers two recent decisions of the High Court, together with a number of recent cases which DWF and…Read more
In response to a major review of health and safety legislation and guidance, HSE has launched a 12 week consultation on new proposals to consolidate and update the current approved codes of practice…Read more
This is a useful case for disease practitioners when considering the issue of limitation in a disease context, both from the point of view of the definition of "knowledge" for the purposes of Sections…Read more
Members of the National Assembly for Wales (AMs) now have the opportunity to table amendments to the Recovery of Medical Costs for Asbestos Diseases (Wales) Bill, as it moves onto the next stage.Read more