Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
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Occupational health group (628 members)

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Details of previous meetings

30 Apr
2019
17:30 to 19:30
London
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

Occupational health

  • 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:
7 Oct
2009
17:00 to 19:00

Occupational health

  • Repetitive Strain Injury.
  • Legal update on Occupational Health.
  • ELCI - APIL's campaign approach.
  • An update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
Presented by:
8 Sep
2009
16:00 to 19:30

Occupational health

  • Update from the host region
  • Updates from the Costs & Funding, Occupational Health & Procedure groups
  • National pictur update
Presented by:
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