SIBF NEWS

18th October 2018

“To us it’s about life and death, to them it’s about money”

Now that the blood disaster is in the public domain and sharply in focus, well established opinions have resurfaced with both Members and Government coming at […]
17th October 2018

SIBF Member Meeting – Saturday 27th October 2018

The Forum is holding a Member Meeting : Saturday 27th October 11am – 1pm Mercure Glasgow City Hotel, 201 Ingram Street, Glasgow G1 1DQ (in the […]
17th October 2018

Governments have a chance to take “decisive action” over financial support for infected and affected

Both the UK and Scottish Governments are at a cross-roads and face a crucial opportunity in terms of the commensurate financial supports to be given to […]
13th October 2018

Letter to the Prime Minister from the Scottish Infected Blood Forum and Haemophilia Scotland

11 October 2018 Dear Prime Minister, We write as charities who support those affected by infected blood and blood products in Scotland. We were strongly represented […]
12th October 2018

Infected Blood Inquiry – an example of a witness statement, anonymised and redacted

The following is a redacted and anonymised written witness statement of one of the Forum members, recorded by Inquiry staff not Thompsons solicitors. The member has […]
12th October 2018

Infected Blood Inquiry – update on psychological support

The Inquiry has been able to extend the arrangement with the British Red Cross who will now provide confidential telephone support until the public hearings next […]