Concerns prompts warning over handling of personal injury claims

Concerns about how law firms handle personal injury claims, especially when dealing directly with third-party claims management companies (CMCs), have led to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) issuing a revised warning notice. Source: Press Releases Concerns prompts warning over handling of personal injury claims

Justine Greening: It will take ‘sheer bloody-mindedness’ to crack social mobility

Speaking at a Social Mobility conference yesterday, Education Secretary Justine Greening laied out her plan on how to crack the social mobility problem.  Source: Poltiics Home Opinions Justine Greening: It will take ‘sheer bloody-mindedness’ to crack social mobility

Seema Kennedy MP: Jo Cox Commission shows that tackling loneliness is a generational challenge

NHS England said this week that loneliness can increase the risk of premature death by a third, highlights Seema Kennedy, Co-chair of the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness. Source: Poltiics Home Opinions Seema Kennedy MP: Jo Cox Commission shows that tackling loneliness is a generational challenge

Smooth implementation of Scottish income tax critical for business

Cara Heaney, EY Partner and Head of People Advisory Services in Scotland, comments on Scottish Income Tax: Source: Press Releases Smooth implementation of Scottish income tax critical for business

14 new areas of law set for reform – Law Commission

Surrogacy, residential leasehold, driverless cars and smart contracts are all to be reviewed by the Law Commission. Source: Press Releases 14 new areas of law set for reform – Law Commission

New non-Executive Directors at the High Value Manufacturing Catapult

The highly successful High Value Manufacturing Catapult, which stimulates and supports the commercial application of new technologies through the development of innovative manufacturing processes, has appointed Stephen Burgess, Mary Champion, Allan Cook, Andy Neely and Margaret Wood as Non-Executive Directors to its Supervisory Board to replace those members who will retire during 2018. Source: Press …

The offshore money says the government is bluffing!

The Campaign for Fairer Gambling looks at the most recent developments in the debate around problem gambling including a new group Labour for Gambling Reform which has recently had its first meeting. Source: Poltiics Home Opinions The offshore money says the government is bluffing!

Former Minister: Theresa May was misled over review into pregnancy drugs linked to birth defects

Sir Mike Penning says that MPs and victims have 'no confidence' in a recent review into Primodos as he calls for a new judge-led inquiry. Source: Poltics Home Interviews Former Minister: Theresa May was misled over review into pregnancy drugs linked to birth defects

Keith Vaz MP: With Saleh dead, the question now turns to what is next for Yemen?

Whatever the outcome of Yemen’s new political drama all parties involved must work tirelessly for the end of this senseless war, says Chair of the APPG for Yemen Keith Vaz. Source: Poltiics Home Opinions Keith Vaz MP: With Saleh dead, the question now turns to what is next for Yemen?

A career in engineering offers the chance to innovate and make a real difference – Transport Minister

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) launched the Government’s Year of Engineering alongside its Skills & Demand in Industry 2017 Survey at a parliamentary event with speeches from Transport Minister John Hayes and the Government’s Envoy for the Year of Engineering Stephen Metcalfe. Source: Poltiics Home Opinions A career in engineering offers the chance to …