Serious injuries at school are not child’s play

The Shadow Education Minister has criticised the ‘compensation culture’ in UK schools; are her comments fair on the injured children and their parents? A recent BBC News article reveals that over £800,000 has been paid out to children who have been injured in schools in Wales; a statistic which has drawn criticism from the Conservative…

Government’s ‘Get Britain Cycling’ Report Awaited as Bike Accidents Rise

This month saw the final of six evidence-sessions, featuring a panel of MPs who have comprised the Get Britain Cycling inquiry.  The inquiry’s principal aim is to enable and encourage more people in the UK to regularly undertake journeys by bicycle (at present, cycling accounts for 2% of all journeys in the UK compared to…