SIBF NEWS

3rd April 2018

Government announcement on expenses for legal representation

In response to an urgent question in Parliament by Diana Johnson on Thursday 29 March 2018, the Government announced that reasonable expenses properly incurred in respect […]
31st March 2018

Social Security Scotland – dignity, fairness, respect

As we highlighted in a previous post, SIBF have representation on the Scottish Government Experience Panels tasked with redesigning the Scottish Social Security agency. The Scottish […]
27th March 2018

Joint member meeting – Saturday 21st April

Joint Member Meeting WHERE: Apex Haymarket Hotel WHEN: April 21, 11:00am-1:00pm The Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland are jointly hosting a member campaign meeting for […]
26th March 2018

Benefits and Blighted Blood – Welfare Reforms

“Please Sir, Can I Have Some More” Welfare benefits are an entitlement available to all citizens – when there is a need. And like the previous […]
25th March 2018

‘Stage 1’ Widows

SIBF and Haemophilia Scotland issued a joint letter to Scottish Health Secretary, Shona Robison, on 17th January highlighting the inequity of treatment of ‘stage 1’ widows. […]
23rd March 2018

‘State’ Poisoning

An SIBF member made a comment recently which drew a stark comparison of recent UK events and allegations with the contaminated blood disaster, one involving up […]