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'Like silent killers': Parents warn of window blind cords after toddler strangled

Parents of two-year-old toddler Bryan Saba who choked to death on a window-blind cord are urging other moms and dads to check their homes.

Saba was playing in the living room last September when he got entangled in the looped cord of the window blind. 455 more words


Day 581

After more than a year of Saagar’s death I could see that nothing at all had changed. Nothing was going to change. There is no power behind a Coroner’s inquest report, no legal, professional or financial implications for anyone concerned. 337 more words

Barnsley Hospital's neglect 'contributed' to grandmother's death, says Sheffield coroner

Neglect by Barnsley Hospital contributed to the death of a 67-year-old grandmother from deep vein thrombosis, a Sheffield inquest heard today.

Mrs Freda Davies was seen on three occasions by different doctors after fracturing her ankle on September 24 last year.  642 more words



It is worth noting that we are in Dying Matters Awareness Week which runs till 14 May this year. It seemed appropriate to share another relevant poem.


A week in the city: Justice and the long arm of the people

“Passengers please be aware that due to the service of remembrance for The 96 delays are likely due the increased volume of people travelling.” The driver’s announcement barely caused a flicker among the people in my compartment.  2,256 more words

Liverpool F.C.

For Liverpool FC, The 96, The Families and the Friends   -   by Rob Atkinson

Hillsborough: Justice at Last

The bodies laid out on the hard wooden floor
Motionless all, side by side
Robbed of their lives and let down by the law… 309 more words


Hillsborough, the media, and the lie to get us to forget.

The fact is known. The police unlawfully killed 96 people. For 27 years the police, the government, and certain segments of the press denied this fact. 548 more words