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Advising patients who want to leave a hospital emergency department - UK and Australia

The United Kingdom Supreme Court has handed down a decision in Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust UKSC 50 (and thank you Bill Madden’s WordPress… 3,392 more words


Behind the Tantrums

A child once said to his teacher, “I wish you were my mum.” Judging by his exterior, his statement was unanticipated and heartbreaking. Did his mother know?! 733 more words


The Dangers of a Broad Indemnity

There are significant dangers with granting broad indemnities both in a commercial and personal context. When it comes to granting a far reaching indemnity, people need to be particularly careful where the indemnity includes claims for negligence. 218 more words


R v Adomako

The difference between criminal negligence and manslaughter is discussed in a case that showcased the immense vulnerability with which we place our care, and therefore our lives, in the hands of medical professionals on any given day. 759 more words

Neil Egan-Ronayne

Case of the Day - Thursday, October 11, 2018


A young girl and her friend sneaked onto church property to play. While they were doing whatever young kids do when they’re where they shouldn’t be, the girl pushed on a bell. 779 more words

Physicians Becoming More Scarce

If you live in a city then maybe you aren’t as bad off as many Americans in more rural areas of the country are. Try to find a primary care Physician when you live in the “ 670 more words


Let's talk Landfill

During ‘Green Week’ I was fortunate enough to attend a ‘Sustainability in Fashion’ talk lead by Sarah, a Traid ambassador (www.traid.org.uk), held at the London Metropolitan University in Whitechapel. 593 more words