Categories
Uncategorized

Training and risk assessments: a reminder from the High Court and returning to work in the Covid-19 crisis (12KBW)

www.12kbw.co.uk/training-and-risk-assessments-a-reminder-from-the-high-court-and-returning-to-work-in-the-covid-19-crisis/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: government not following the science

twitter.com/richardburgon/status/1266434330273988609

https://twitter.com/cmonehen/status/1266657450645770241?s=21

Categories
Uncategorized

Protected: Contributory negligence in PI cases (Doughty Street Chambers) training course today

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below:

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus Life Assurance 2020 | NHSBSA

For eligible frontline health and social care workers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
— Read on www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/coronavirus-life-assurance-2020

Categories
Uncategorized

Myotonic dystrophy: management of physical therapy – new guidelines (2020) USA

www.myotonic.org/sites/default/files/pages/files/Myotonic-Role-of-Physical-Therapy.pdf

Categories
Uncategorized

Clin neg: Klinefelter’s syndrome; non-disclosure of condition (12KBW)

www.12kbw.co.uk/a-very-curious-state-of-affairs-success-for-daniel-sokol-in-rare-clinical-negligence-case/

Categories
Uncategorized

U.K. financial capital corruption

twitter.com/nickreeves9876/status/1264219450242465797

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: UK’s delay

twitter.com/pmdfoster/status/1264459136441430016

https://twitter.com/piersmorgan/status/1264466646825082880?s=21

Categories
Uncategorized

Art (coronavirus: Italy/Cuba)

twitter.com/sahouraxo/status/1264324070352531461

Categories
Uncategorized

BMA Retention of health records

How long should patient medical records be kept retained? Here we set out tables of types of records and the length of time they should be kept.
— Read on www.bma.org.uk/advice-and-support/ethics/confidentiality-and-health-records/retention-of-health-records

Categories
Uncategorized

Costs: Rule committee urged to review disbursements in fixed-cost cases – Litigation Futures

The Supreme Court has called on the rule committee to consider whether disbursements should be payable separately in fixed-cost personal injury cases.
— Read on www.litigationfutures.com/news/rule-committee-urged-to-review-disbursements-in-fixed-cost-cases

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: vaccine

twitter.com/tom_fowdy/status/1263865758368530433

Categories
Uncategorized

Myotonic Dystrophy: RNA medication

twitter.com/dm1research/status/1263944409466441729

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Alleged data breach by Serco

twitter.com/rachelreevesmp/status/1263756987738869760

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Implications for damages in PI claims (Matthew Snarr, 9 SJS)

twitter.com/matthewsnarr/status/1263841237343354880

Categories
Uncategorized

Clin neg: Thomas Bradfield-Kay (Nigel Poole QC)

twitter.com/nigelpooleqc/status/1263857847198244865

Categories
Uncategorized

Myotonic: Friday webinar series: “Beyond ADLs: Strategies for Life Modifications, Socializing and More during COVID-19”

twitter.com/myotonicstrong/status/1262482864462954496

Thank you for registering for “Beyond ADLs: Strategies for Life Modifications, Socializing and More during COVID-19”.

About the Presentation: 

Cynthia Gagnon, PhD, OT, of the Université de Sherbrooke, will discuss ways to modify daily living activities to best benefit those living with DM. Dr Gagnon will discuss the purpose of occupational therapy (OT), what OT can do for you, alert signs and practical tips, including considerations for managing home quarantine during COVID-19. She will review daily living challenges related to home confinement and physical distancing, practical solutions and recommendations. 

About the Presenters:

Cynthia Gagnon, PhD, OT, is a researcher and clinician at the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada. Professor Gagnon trained as an occupational therapist and obtained her PhD in Rehabilitation for Laval University (Canada). She is leading an interdisciplinary research program to document the natural history of the most prevalent neuromuscular disorders in Canada including myotonic dystrophy and recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay. She is developing and validating several outcome measures among these populations in preparation for clinical trials. Professor Gagnon is the leader of the OMMYD international initiative for the selection and validation of outcome measures in myotonic dystrophy. She has worked on several clinical guidelines in the rehabilitation field and in interested in knowledge application in rare diseases.

Samar Muslemani is a student at the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada, working with Dr Gagnon. She is an occupational therapist and is currently pursuing a masters degree in independent living and researching patients with childhood onset DM1. She just finished her data collection in both Québec and France, and her research is in the practice of health professionals in order to improve care of DM1 patients. 

Thank you for registering for “Beyond ADLs: Strategies for Life Modifications, Socializing and More during COVID-19”.

About the Presentation:

Cynthia Gagnon, PhD, OT, of the Université de Sherbrooke, will discuss ways to modify daily living activities to best benefit those living with DM. Dr Gagnon will discuss the purpose of occupational therapy (OT), what OT can do for you, alert signs and practical tips, including considerations for managing home quarantine during COVID-19. She will review daily living challenges related to home confinement and physical distancing, practical solutions and recommendations.

About the Presenters:

Cynthia Gagnon, PhD, OT, is a researcher and clinician at the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada. Professor Gagnon trained as an occupational therapist and obtained her PhD in Rehabilitation for Laval University (Canada). She is leading an interdisciplinary research program to document the natural history of the most prevalent neuromuscular disorders in Canada including myotonic dystrophy and recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay. She is developing and validating several outcome measures among these populations in preparation for clinical trials. Professor Gagnon is the leader of the OMMYD international initiative for the selection and validation of outcome measures in myotonic dystrophy. She has worked on several clinical guidelines in the rehabilitation field and in interested in knowledge application in rare diseases.

Samar Muslemani is a student at the Université de Sherbrooke in Canada, working with Dr Gagnon. She is an occupational therapist and is currently pursuing a masters degree in independent living and researching patients with childhood onset DM1. She just finished her data collection in both Québec and France, and her research is in the practice of health professionals in order to improve care of DM1 patients.

Categories
Uncategorized

FTP: Aytac Unsal and | Ebru Timtik |hunger striking lawyers |Turkey |Morning Star

×
— Read on morningstaronline.co.uk/article/f/hunger-striking-lawyer-aytac-unsal-writes

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: new strain

twitter.com/nickylabour4eva/status/1263596009273176065

Categories
Uncategorized

Clin neg: hip: Bradfield-Kay v Cope [2019] EWHC 3881 (QB) (21 May 2020) – fact specific – shows judicial approach

Thomas Bradfield-Kay
— Read on www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/QB/2020/3881.html

Categories
Uncategorized

Privatised and Unprepared: The NHS Supply Chain | We Own It; coronavirus PPE

A fundamentally dysfunctional system
— Read on weownit.org.uk/privatised-and-unprepared-nhs-supply-chain

Categories
Uncategorized

English: grammar updates

twitter.com/grammarupdates/status/1112611798904115201

Categories
Uncategorized

Riley & Anor v Heybroek [2020] EWHC 1259 (QB) (19 May 2020)

Riley & Anor v Heybroek [2020] EWHC 1259 (QB) (19 May 2020)
— Read on www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/QB/2020/1259.html

Categories
Uncategorized

Asbestos: Talc

twitter.com/drdavidmichaels/status/1262854134799257602

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: UK’s insufficient self-isolation periods

twitter.com/bmj_latest/status/1262842990520926208

Categories
Uncategorized

Legionnaire’s disease (HSE)

twitter.com/h_s_e/status/1262669575906361345

Categories
Uncategorized

Mental health: minds matter (NHS)

twitter.com/nhsuk/status/1260884073804947456

Categories
Uncategorized

Cuba

twitter.com/cubasolidarity/status/1262730675720986624

Categories
Uncategorized

Bereavement award: MPs unhappy over limited reform to death damages | News | Law Gazette

Human Rights Committee wants policy-makers to look again at fixed sum compensation model.
— Read on www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/mps-unhappy-over-limited-reform-to-death-damages/5104332.article

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: webinars

twitter.com/somceo/status/1262425008191782918

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: does lack of PPE amount to corporate manslaughter ?

www.linkedin.com/pulse/lack-ppe-does-amount-manslaughter-khadim-al-hassan

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus science re: long-term immunity

www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/t-cells-found-covid-19-patients-bode-well-long-term-immunity

Categories
Uncategorized

Whistleblowing about health and safety (IER)

www.ier.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/whistleblowing-about-health-and-safety-concerns-some-comments-about-what-the-law-does-and-does-not-provide-for-workers.pdf

Categories
Uncategorized

Probate: new forms

twitter.com/thelawsociety/status/1261946307746295810

Categories
Uncategorized

Asbestos: Ohio’s disappointing decision

twitter.com/rbasbestos/status/1261564911114694656

Categories
Uncategorized

The UK’s public health response to covid-19 | The BMJ

The UK’s public health response to covid-19 | The BMJ
— Read on www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m1932

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Mental Health (UN)

www.linkedin.com/posts/united-nations_covid19-coronavirus-activity-6667120173373255680-qzSD

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: return to work – GMB

#MakeWorkSafe | Our five tests
— Read on mailchi.mp/gmb/covid19-0506-postholder-88566

Categories
Uncategorized

Nakba Day – 72 years on 🇵🇸

https://prc.org.uk/en/post/4175/press-statement-the-palestinian-nakba-72-years-on

— Read on mailchi.mp/palestinecampaign/supremecourtvictory-454341

https://twitter.com/bdsmovement/status/1261280420198580226?s=21

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Estimated speed of coronavirus infections rises over past week | UK News | Sky News

Scientists have said the UK reproduction number for COVID-19 is now between 0.7 and 1, up from 0.5 to 0.9 last week.
— Read on news.sky.com/story/coronavirus-r-infection-number-as-high-as-1-after-rising-over-past-week-sage-says-11988983

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: current rates of infection

apple.news/AQChr2oq-SKqjEdQMD53_xQ

Categories
Uncategorized

Mental Health awareness week 2020

www.mind.org.uk/get-involved/mental-health-awareness-week/

Categories
Uncategorized

The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020: (As amended): All the amendments colour coded | CORONAVIRUS: GUIDANCE FOR LAWYERS AND BUSINESSES

The Regulations have now been amended twice.  These are important Regulations which govern all of our conduct at the moment and for the foreseeable future. To make these easy to follow the first amendments are set out in red and the second in green.     The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020  …
— Read on lawinthetimeofcorona.wordpress.com/2020/05/14/the-health-protection-coronavirus-restrictions-england-regulations-2020-as-amended-all-the-amendments-colour-coded/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: age discrimination

twitter.com/gabriellaswerl/status/1261037722875170819

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: need for rehab

twitter.com/munirawilson/status/1261019457905930248

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Call for government’s medical advisers to resign over COVID-19 testing

England’s deputy chief medical officer is under fire for claiming the UK has been an ‘exemplar in preparedness’.
— Read on uk.news.yahoo.com/amphtml/coronavirus-government-advisers-lancet-091902948.html

Categories
Uncategorized

New York now has 100 children suffering from deadly coronavirus-related ‘Kawasaki disease’

Kawasaki disease
— Read on metro.co.uk/2020/05/12/new-york-now-has-100-children-suffering-deadly-covid-19-related-kawasaki-disease-12693774/amp/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Care Homes

twitter.com/socialistvoice/status/1260714324072574984

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: care homes

twitter.com/piersmorgan/status/1260666541273763843

Categories
Uncategorized

Insurance disputes: avoidance of policy due to unintentional non-disclosure clause – Kate Wilson

www.linkedin.com/posts/park-square-barristers_avoidance-of-insurance-policy-due-to-unintentional-activity-6665908050014072832-Yshu

Categories
Uncategorized

English: Infographics

Infographics
— Read on www.grammarcheck.net/infographics/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE

twitter.com/peterstefanovi2/status/1259232247644860419

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: UK knew in 2016 next pandemic would cost 100,000s of lives. Yet govt did nothing – and now Johnson wants to ease lockdown…

twitter.com/skwawkbox/status/1258921481381298176

Categories
Uncategorized

United States prevented a vote in the UN Security Council on a resolution calling for a ceasefire in various countries around the world so they can better fight the coronavirus pandemic, diplomats

twitter.com/afp/status/1258879374960533506

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: can PPE shortages amount to corporate manslaughter?

www.legalcheek.com/author/anna/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: 12KBW

www.linkedin.com/posts/12-king’s-bench-walk_coronavirus-mini-series-8-cruises-activity-6663721126394384384-dHT_

Categories
Uncategorized

Limitation in sex abuse cases (12KBW)

www.12kbw.co.uk/limitation-in-historic-sex-abuse-claims-recent-decisions-on-the-exercise-of-section-33-of-the-limitation-act-1980/

Categories
Uncategorized

Asbestos/limitation: Gregory v Haynes (2020)

www.12kbw.co.uk/gregory-v-h-j-haynes-ltd-2020-ewhc-911-ch-balancing-prejudice-tracing-insurers-and-s33-of-the-limitation-act/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Revealed: the secret report that gave ministers warning of care home coronavirus crisis | Coronavirus outbreak | The Guardian

Care providers say government did not discuss key Exercise Cygnus concerns with them
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/07/revealed-the-secret-report-that-gave-ministers-warning-of-care-home-coronavirus-crisis

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: testing figures

twitter.com/peterstefanovi2/status/1258805449048145920

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: vaccines being produced

twitter.com/city_rabin/status/1258714678596825090

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Observational Study of Hydroxychloroquine in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19

twitter.com/nejm/status/1258547160854851585

Categories
Uncategorized

The editors comment on the Original Article by Geleris et al., “Observational Study of Hydroxychloroquine in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19,” published May 7 by NEJM – research is needed

twitter.com/nejm/status/1258714867319615488

Categories
Uncategorized

Corona virus: Hancock re Operation Cygnus

twitter.com/paullewis/status/1258486115834757120

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: figures early May 2020

twitter.com/zarahsultana/status/1258449760526229511

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE

twitter.com/nhsmillion/status/1256929600317394944

Categories
Uncategorized

A new strain has come: Meet Spike D614G, the new & improved coronavirus

A new strain has come: Meet Spike D614G, the new & improved coronavirus
— Read on www.rt.com/news/487849-coronavirus-mutating-contagious-strain/amp/

Categories
Uncategorized

Myotonic Dystrophy: My Dispatch: DM News for the Myotonic Community.

My Dispatch: DM News for the Myotonic Community.
— Read on mailchi.mp/myotonic/my-dispatch-dm-news-for-the-myotonic-community-2020-april

Categories
Uncategorized

FTP: Mays Abu Ghosh

Mays Abu Ghosh
— Read on secure.everyaction.com/GQ8nJegtLEGMybuTY-YRNQ2

Categories
Uncategorized

Palestine – letter to Boris Johnson 01/05/2020

twitter.com/apsanabegummp/status/1256606940538580994

Categories
Uncategorized

Cuba: International workers’ day

twitter.com/cubasolidarity/status/1256286837347418112

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: inquests into NHS staff coronavirus deaths told not to look at PPE shortages | NHS | The Guardian

Guidance to avoid examining systemic failures is ‘very worrying’, says Labour

— Read on amp.theguardian.com/society/2020/apr/29/inquests-nhs-staff-deaths-ppe-shortages

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: banks block holiday refunds

apple.news/AMu2wCjzATYKizusUvX89HA

Categories
Uncategorized

Palestine Solidarity Campaign defeats UK Government over pensions divestment – Palestine Solidarity Campaign

Palestine Solidarity Campaign defeats UK Government over pensions divestment – Palestine Solidarity Campaign
— Read on www.palestinecampaign.org/palestine-solidarity-campaign-defeats-uk-government-over-pensions-divestment/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: USA

twitter.com/rachael_swindon/status/1255200947845898244

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE survey

twitter.com/dr2nisreenalwan/status/1255250896705015810

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE failings

twitter.com/peterstefanovi2/status/1255058998753181696

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: German doctors pose naked in protest at PPE shortages | Germany | The Guardian

Group says nudity is ‘a symbol of how vulnerable we are without protection’
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/27/german-doctors-pose-naked-in-protest-at-ppe-shortages

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE masks: Widely Used Surgical Masks Are Putting Health Care Workers At Serious Risk – Kaiser Health News

Widely Used Surgical Masks Are Putting Health Care Workers At Serious Risk – Kaiser Health News
— Read on khn.org/news/widely-used-surgical-masks-are-putting-health-care-workers-at-serious-risk/amp/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: THE HEALTH PROTECTION (CORONAVIRUS REGULATIONS) AS AMENDED: THE AMENDMENTS HIGHLIGHTED | CORONAVIRUS: GUIDANCE FOR LAWYERS AND BUSINESSES

Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020  were amended, some of these amendments were quite significant. To show the amendments in a simpler manner we have shown the amendments in red.   The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020   Citation, commencement, application and interpretation 1.— (1) These Regulations may be cited as the…
— Read on lawinthetimeofcorona.wordpress.com/2020/04/28/the-health-protection-coronavirus-regulations-as-amended-the-amendments-highlighted/

Categories
Uncategorized

CORONAVIRUS REGULATIONS: THE LIST, SUMMARIES AND LINKS (TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER) | CORONAVIRUS: GUIDANCE FOR LAWYERS AND BUSINESSES

There are now a large number of Regulations that deal with Coronavirus.  This is an opportune time to list them, summarise their contents and provide links.   The Statutory Sick Pay (General) (Coronavirus Amendment) Regulations 2020 – These Regulations provide that a person who is isolating himself from others in accordance with advice on coronavirus is…
— Read on lawinthetimeofcorona.wordpress.com/2020/04/27/coronavirus-regulations-the-list-summaries-and-links-to-make-your-life-easier/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: video of government speeches

twitter.com/rachael_swindon/status/1254104375016017920

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: medic calls for Johnson and Hancock to resign

twitter.com/tabs41/status/1254556385716473856

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: PPE pre-action case challenging failure to follow WHO Guidelines

www-mirror-co-uk.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/pregnant-doctor-gp-husband-launch-21919097.amp

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus (COVID-19): scientific evidence supporting the UK government response – GOV.UK

The national and global response to the spread of COVID-19 continues to develop quickly and our collective knowledge of the virus is growing by the second.
— Read on www.gov.uk/government/news/coronavirus-covid-19-scientific-evidence-supporting-the-uk-government-response

Categories
Uncategorized

Protected: Myotonic Dystrophy training: How Common is Myotonic Dystrophy in the United States? Findings from the Recent Prevalence Study!

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below:

Categories
Uncategorized

WHO: World Malaria Day 2020

Lusitana and the world’s first malaria vaccine
— Read on www.who.int/news-room/feature-stories/detail/lusitana-and-the-world-s-first-malaria-vaccine

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Covid-19: Experts question guidance to reuse PPE | The BMJ

Covid-19: Experts question guidance to reuse PPE | The BMJ
— Read on www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m1577

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: stool samples

twitter.com/bmj_latest/status/1253785803802714112

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: Revealed: UK ministers were warned last year of risks of coronavirus pandemic | Coronavirus outbreak | The Guardian

towards
— Read on amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/24/revealed-uk-ministers-were-warned-last-year-of-risks-of-coronavirus-pandemic

Categories
Uncategorized

FTP: Abdullah al-Hamid – Saudi Arabia: Rights Pioneer Dies in Prison | Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch said today. Abdullah al-Hamid
— Read on www.hrw.org/news/2020/04/24/saudi-arabia-rights-pioneer-dies-prison

Categories
Uncategorized

Yemen

twitter.com/labourlewis/status/1253430061073494019

Categories
Uncategorized

Clin neg: coronavirus- Nigel Poole QC

twitter.com/nigelpooleqc/status/1253311829532704768

Categories
Uncategorized

PPE how to wear a mask

twitter.com/bsif1/status/1253310221088325633

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: patients turned away

twitter.com/georgegalloway/status/1252892195335610369

Categories
Uncategorized

Whiplash reforms

twitter.com/apil/status/1252618395863973888

Categories
Uncategorized

FTP: Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir Lenin – Wikipedia
— Read on en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vladimir_Lenin

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus mini-series: (6) a big problem for service on EU-domiciled defendants | International & Travel Law Blog (12KBW)

Last week, we noted that service of documents abroad via the Foreign Process Section of the Royal Courts of Justice had been suspended. The implications of that decision are significant. Specifically, it may cause huge problems for service in cases involving EU-domiciled defendants. On one analysis, it will in some cases be impossible to serve.…
— Read on internationalandtravellawblog.com/2020/04/21/coronavirus-mini-series-6-a-big-problem-for-service-on-eu-domiciled-defendants/

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus- where did it start?

twitter.com/georgegalloway/status/1252371243518459904

Categories
Uncategorized

Coronavirus: government v The Lancet

twitter.com/richardhorton1/status/1252183975893884933