SIBF NEWS

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 […]
3rd March 2018

Infected Blood Inquiry website and Terms of Reference Consultation launched

The Langstaff Inquiry into Contaminated Blood launched its consultation into its terms of reference yesterday via its newly published website, www.infectedbloodinquiry.org.uk/. The terms of reference consultation […]
8th February 2018

Chairperson announced for UK-wide Public Inquiry

Sir Brian Langstaff, a High Court judge in England, has just been announced as the Chair of the contaminated blood inquiry. His formal tenure will begin […]
30th January 2018

Urgent Question in the House of Lords

As detailed in the previous ‘news’ post, yesterday (29th January 2018) Diana Johnson, the co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood […]