'Aims of the Bill would be better achieved through greater education of society on the law'

The controversial SARAH Bill may be exploited by employers, such as the Ministry of Defence (MoD), so as to escape liability for negligence.

A solicitor who has represented Armed Forces personnel since 1987, Hilary Meredith, CEO of Hilary Meredith Solicitors, is only too aware of the difficulties servicemen and women already face in obtaining compensation for injuries sustained while representing their country.

Speaking at the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers' (APIL) Autumn conference, Meredith, said: "The Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism B...

Jean Yves

IICJ

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