Statutory Public Inquiry into the Contaminated Blood Scandal

Welcome to this section of our web site where you can read all the latest news from the Statutory Public Inquiry into the Contaminated Blood Scandal, together with background information and comment from The Society. There are also other useful links you may wish to follow.

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Essential Information

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About the scandal

In the 70s and the 80s, around 5,000 people with bleeding disorders were infected through contaminated clotting factors.

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Chair of Trustees' letter

"...I welcome the official start of the long-awaited Statutory Public Inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal."

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“The Government had abdicated its responsibility to do the ‘right thing’ by The Haemophilia Community and hid behind the concept of litigation....”

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Meet Our Inquiry Team

The Society has put together a strong to represent it at the long awaited Public Inquiry into the Infected Blood Scandal.

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About the Inquiry

The Statutory Inquiry into the Contaminated Blood Scandal was set up following an announcement by the Prime Minster in 2017.

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