27th March 2015

SIBF’s Daily Mail article after Penrose

Following the publication of the Penrose Inquiry’s final report in March last year, SIBF’s Convener, Philip Dolan, relayed his thoughts to the Daily Mail and the […]
1st February 2016

Statement from Shona Robison, Cabinet Secretary for Health, 1 February 2016

The Health and Sport Committee are due to take evidence on the Penrose Inquiry report on 9 February and I understand that the committee will take […]
21st March 2016

BBC coverage, one year post Penrose – the ‘look-back’ recommendation

SIBF Convener Philip Dolan and Thompsons solicitors highlighted the perceived lack of progress in taking forward the sole recommendation arising from the much maligned Penrose Inquiry […]
4th April 2016

Penrose – setting patient off against patient? – a member’s view

An SIBF member voices an opinion on Lord Penrose’s approach to victims:   I have never met Lord Penrose and didn’t know much about him but […]
25th April 2016

Scottish applications to Skipton Fund to 2011

    The Penrose Inquiry, roundly branded a ‘whitewash’, did nonetheless yield important information about the contaminated blood disaster as it affected Scotland and Scottish patient […]
27th April 2016

Penrose – Transfusions – Estimates of Numbers Infected with HCV 1970 to 1991

The Penrose Inquiry generated a large quantity of data. Here we extract and illustrate the estimated numbers of people infected with Hepatitis C from 1970 to […]