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Hundreds of previously secret NHS reports into serious incidents, including 105 deaths, have been published by BBC Scotland. More than 300 reports . . . The reports include a person being blown up while on oxygen therapy after lighting a cigarette.
Nov 25, 2012 BBC Online
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Nov 26, 2012 BBC Online
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BBC Scotland has obtained more than 300 reports from inside the NHS which have been kept secret up until now.
Nov 26, 2012 BBC Online
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Simon Clark: 'If we try to eliminate every risk through draconian legislation we create a bland, conformist, illiberal society.'
Nov 26, 2012 Politics.co.uk (uk)
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[UK-Scotland] Patient killed in oxygen explosion as a second dies in broken lift: Damning dossier reveals NHS failings that caused death
A horrifying catalogue of serious errors at NHS hospitals in Scotland has come to light, following a Freedom of Information request. They include a report from NHS Lothian where a patient on oxygen therapy died in an explosion after lighting a cigarette
Nov 27, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
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SNP ministers yesterday confirmed plans to publish a timetable next year on making the country smoke-free.
Nov 26, 2012 The [London, UK] Express
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If the Government seriously wants to make nicotine a drug of the past, it will need to come up with an extremely imaginative and persuasive strategy. There is nothing wrong with ambition, however, and since smoking contributes greatly to Scotland's poor
Nov 25, 2012 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
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PUBLIC health campaigners long ago discovered that you can’t trust any “research” produced by the tobacco industry. Your report (“Illegal cigarette sales increased by almost half in last year” . . . ) indicates that they are up to their old tricks.
Nov 25, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
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Scottish mortality rates among working age men and women have been the worst in Western Europe since the late 1970s, a report has said.
Nov 19, 2012 BBC Online
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Imperial Tobacco, who manufacture such brands as Lambert & Butler, Golden Virginia and Rizla, have launched the challenge to the ban due to concerns over the cost to retailers and a potential increase in illegal tobacco trade. Imperial believe the ban i
Nov 21, 2012 Edinburgh Journal (uk)
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