20th June 2018

How much is ‘fair and full’ support?

Here we post another Forum entry from an SIBF member. The sentiments conveyed do not necessarily represent the Forum’s Trustees, staff or members’ views as a […]
14th November 2017

Survey responses – Treatments and Lump Sums

In March, SIBF commissioned two short questionnaires asking infected and affected people of their views on the £30,000 lump sums issued under the Scottish Infected Blood […]
16th April 2016

‘Quietly solve this or it could lead to an open-ended commitment of huge proportions’

At the recent House of Commons debate, some MP’s made powerful statements. Below is an extract from a Scottish MP, Dr Philippa Whitford (Central Ayrshire) (SNP), […]
31st March 2016

Loss of Earnings – a basic example, a profound amount

Here we show an excerpt from the presentation that Tommy Leggate gave to the Financial Reference Group in the summer of 2015 and the Scottish Parliament […]
19th March 2016

BBC and STV inaccurate reporting causes confusion

The BBC and STV covered the Scottish Government announcement and both contained abridged quotes from Philip Dolan taken from our Press Release. Both media organisations, however, […]
18th March 2016

Scottish Government decision on Contaminated Blood

SIBF welcomes the decision but more needs to be done to address those in ‘stage 1’ The Scottish Infected Blood Forum welcomes the Scottish Government’s announcement […]