Team PRD complete Great Manchester Run for Headway
Team PRD are home and dry after a wonderful event at the Great Manchester 10k on Sunday! Read the rest of this post...
North West NHS Foundation Trust entered into Recovery Support Programme for second time
The hospital trust for north Lancashire and south Cumbria has been placed into special measures for a second time. Helen Dolan, Head of Clinical Negligence and Senior Partner here at Potter Rees Dolan comments... Read the rest of this post...
Team PRD to take part in Manchester Legal Walk 2021
Potter Rees Dolan has put together a team to take on the Manchester Legal Walk 2021 this September! We will be raising funds for the North West Legal Support Trust (the local arm of the Access to Justice Foundation) which funds vital local advice services. Read the rest of this post...
Team PRD take on Great Run Manchester for local Headway branches
We are extremely proud - and excited - to announce that we have put together a team to take on the Great Run - Manchester 10k in September, raising funds for local branches of Headway. Read the rest of this post...
MPs say sport is 'marking its own homework' on athletes' brain injuries
Sport has been allowed to "mark its own homework" on reducing the risks of brain injury, according to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee. Read the rest of this post...
Leo's superhero challenge for LimbPower
Leo was born with a little left leg and had his foot amputated at the age of 1 to aid with the fitting of a prosthetic leg. Now he is taking on the Superhero Series 'Superheroes on Vacation' challenge to raise money for LimbPower. Read the rest of this post...
Hospital’s lack of attention and knowledge directly contributed to 2-year-old’s death, inquest finds
An inquest into the death of 2-year-old Cristiana Banciu has found that a lack of attention and knowledge by hospital staff contributed to her death, after she suffered a rare response to influenza. Read the rest of this post...
Department for Work & Pensions proposes bereavement benefits extension
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is proposing extending bereavement benefits to unmarried parents co-habiting with loved ones at the time of death. Read the rest of this post...
Maternity failings in England: 1000 babies die preventable deaths every year
A report by MPs has revealed that 1000 babies die preventable deaths every year in England because a culture of shifting blame and keeping tight-lipped means lessons are not learned after mistakes occur on NHS maternity wards. Read the rest of this post...