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Archive for July, 2017

Issue identified in BPL plasma products production

The Department of Health (DH) published a statement this morning regarding an issue identified during a routine inspection of Bio Products Laboratory (BPL) and their production of plasma derived blood products. The statement says that there was a problem with the computer software which controls the process of selecting, testing and

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The Haemophilia Society supports members in opposing DH involvement in creation of Contaminated Blood Inquiry

Campaigners from all groups representing people affected by the contaminated blood scandal have written to the Government rejecting their proposed process of consulting on the creation of the public inquiry. The Haemophilia Society had intended to raise these issues at the meeting but has heard the message from campaigners, many

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Government announces Inquiry into Contaminated Blood Scandal

The Haemophilia Society welcomes the Government’s announcement of a public inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal. Our members and campaigners will be pleased and relieved that after decades of campaigning there will finally be an inquiry into how over 5,000 people with bleeding disorders were infected by contaminated blood products.

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Legal Action adds to Pressure for Public Inquiry into Contaminated Blood Products

The Haemophilia Society’s campaign for a public inquiry into the scandal of contaminated blood products got a boost today as legal action was launched in the High Court. Papers were lodged for a group legal action on grounds of negligence/breach of duty against the Government. Welcoming the development, Liz Carroll

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