Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Occupational health group (740 members)

APIL groups

Date of next meeting

14 Dec 2021, 16:00 to 17:00

Topics for this meeting

APIL is bringing to members a very special live virtual meeting which is being organised by Dan Easton and Ian Bailey, coordinator and secretary of APIL’s occupational health special interest group.

The meeting is being held by live webinar and will be delivered on:
Tuesday, 14 December between 16:00pm - 17:00pm.

Introduction

Daniel Easton
Leigh Day, London
APIL occupational health special interest group coordinator
&
Ian Bailey
Irwin Mitchell LLP, London
APIL occupational health special interest group secretary


The assessment of life expectancy in legal claims

Dr John Corless 
Respiratory physician, Merseyside


Speakers

Time
16:00 to 17:00
1 CPD hour

Suggest a topic or speaker for a future meeting

Name
Email
Suggestion

Join the group

You must be an APIL member to join this group. APIL members are automatically assigned a regional group based on their location. Special interest group membership can be managed online.

Details of previous meetings

9 Jul
2020
17:00 to 18:00
Live webinar
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • Introduction and APIL activity update
  • Causation following Bannister/Hemms
Presented by: Ian Bailey, Daniel Easton & Simon Kilvington QC
25 Feb
2020
17:30 to 19:30
London
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • Introduction and update
  • Industrial disease inquests and other general inquest related issues
  • Chairing the lung MDT
Presented by: Ian Bailey, Mike Beckles, Daniel Easton & Alison McCormick
30 Apr
2019
17:30 to 19:30
London
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • Introduction and update
  • Immunotherapy for mesothelioma
  • Recent asbestos cases
Presented by: Ian Bailey, Patrick Kerr & Peter Szlosarek
12 Nov
2018
17:00 to 19:00
Manchester
Speaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • Introduction and update
  • Low level exposure to asbestos, significance and culpability – one expert’s view
  • Blue Water Asbestos Claims
Presented by: Peter Cowan & Martin Stear
6 Jun
2017
16:00 to 18:00
Leeds
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Low level asbestos exposure
  • Contributory negligence for smoking in lung cancer claims: Where are we now?
  • HMRC – Employment Histories Update
Presented by: James Ainsley, Chris Chambers, Matthew Phillips QC & Robert Webb
14 Mar
2017
17:30 to 19:30
London
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Low level asbestos exposure
  • Contributory negligence for smoking in lung cancer claims: Where are we now?
Presented by: Chris Chambers, Stephen Glynn & Matthew Phillips QC
31 May
2016
17:30 to 19:30
London
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Heneghan: another rock of uncertainty
  • Asbestos related lung cancer, medical aspects of causation following Heneghan
Presented by: Grant Evatt, Robin Michael Rudd & Harry Steinberg QC
11 Jun
2015
17:30 to 19:30
London
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • Mesothelioma list
  • Key issues affecting the cases/practice
Presented by: Roger Eastman, Stephen Glynn & Peter Szlosarek
1 Oct
2014
17:30 to 19:30
Manchester
Speaker photographSpeaker photographSpeaker photograph

Occupational health

  • It is not an abuse: the implications of Dowdall v William Kenyon & others
  • Section 48: Funding mesothelioma claims
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by: David Allan QC, Cenric Clement-Evans & Daniel Easton
6 Mar
2014
17:30 to 19:30
Southampton

Occupational health

  • diagnosis of pleural plaques, pleural thickening and asbestosis
  • occupational health update
  • Current EC activies within APIL
Presented by:
5 Jul
2013
15:30 to 17:30
London

Occupational health

  • Questions and answers session on disease claims with a focus on asbestos
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
31 Jan
2013
15:30 to 20:30
London

Occupational health

  • Mesothelioma claims (reform) and Portal - Insurers trying another way
  • Asbestos corporate liabilities: Chandler nad Beyond
  • 25 years as an expert - what i have learned
  • Current activities within APIL
Presented by:
26 Jun
2012
17:30 to 19:30

Occupational health

  • Reasonable Practicability and more - Life after Baker v Quantum
  • Asbestos update: Life after Williams
Presented by:
18 Jan
2012
17:30 to 19:30
London

Occupational health

  • Work -related stress
  • All Stressed Out? - Handling Workplace Stress Claims
  • Occupational health/industrial disease up-dates
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
27 Sep
2011
17:00 to 19:00

Occupational health

  • "Occupational asthma - what's in a name?
  • "Asbestos update"
  • "Occupational health/industrial disease up-dates"
  • "Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
5 Apr
2011
17:30 to 19:30
London

Occupational health

  • "HAVS or HAVS not"
  • Update on low level exposure cases - Sienkiewicz -v- Greif (UK) Limited"
  • "Occupational health news and legal update"
  • "Current EC activities within APIL"
Presented by:
24 Nov
2010
17:30 to 19:30

Occupational health

  • Court of Appeal's judgement on the trigger litigation case
  • Claims for hospice care following Drake -v- Foster Wheeler
  • The need to obtain post mortem samples, in the light of recent case law
  • Low asbestos dose cases and asymptomatic asbestos conditions
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
22 Jul
2010
17:00 to 19:00

Occupational health

  • low-level asbestos exposure cases
  • kidney and bladder cancer cases
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
17 Jun
2010
14:00 to 18:00

East Andlia forum

  • Latest on procedure, damages, occupational health and costs & funding.
  • Keeping you in the know, panel session and APIL's current campaigns
Presented by:
25 Mar
2010
17:30 to 19:30

Occupational health

  • Common problems in asbestos disease - the medical perspective.
  • ELIB consultation - open discussion.
  • An update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
Presented by:
123