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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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The Society and campaigners protest outside Downing street calling for an inquiry into Contaminated Blood scandal

  The Haemophilia Society and campaigners today protested outside the Department of Health calling for an inquiry into the circumstances that lead to over 4,500 people with bleeding disorders being infected by contaminated blood products. A delegation of people, consisting of people infected and family members of those who have died joined

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The Haemophilia Society responds to Number 10 snub on Contaminated Blood Products

Liz Carroll, Chief Executive of The Haemophilia Society, has today written another letter to the Prime Minister, expressing disappointment at the inadequate and unacceptable response from Government. Last month The Haemophilia Society wrote alongside campaign groups and 100s of affected individuals to the Prime Minister setting out the scandal of NHS treatment

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