The United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum (UKABIF), together with UNISON, Britain’s biggest trade union, have produced the ‘Head and Brain Injury Information Signpost’. This Signpost has a number of categories, as below and will direct you towards many websites and resources. This resource will continue to build – if you have any suggestions for content to add to the page please email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Independent medical opinion is required ‘pitch-side’ to decide whether or not a player is fit to carry on following a blow to the head in contact sports” said Professor Michael Barnes, UKABIF Chair, speaking on BBC World News last week.
September 25, 2014 –
Leeds, LS1 2HJ
This workshop is suitable for personal injury lawyers, case managers, wealth managers, clinicians and care providers working in the field of acquired brain injury. The sessions will look in detail at the issues presented by compensation claims and the various parties involved in the process. There will be plenty of opportunities for questions and discussion. UKABIF Members are entitled to a 20% discount.
Click here for the: UKABIF Workshop Booking Form
Two prestigious Awards – the UKABIF Award for Innovation and the UKABIF Stephen McAleese Award for Inspiration are now open for nominations with a deadline for entries of the 18th October 2014. The awards will be presented at UKABIFs 6th Annual Conference which takes place in London on 27th November. If you know of an individual or organisation who deserve recognition for their work in the field of acquired brain injury, please do make a nomination.