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  • 29 Nov 2013 4:12 PM | Deleted user

    The Whistleblowing Commission is calling for a simplification of the Public Interest Disclosure Act. The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) should force firms to adopt a code to protect whistleblowers, a retired senior judge has said.

    http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/practice/commission-calls-for-code-to-protect-whistleblowers/5038964.article

  • 21 Nov 2013 4:14 PM | Deleted user

    NHS England’s interim deputy chief executive Dame Barbara Hakin has been cleared of acting in a “bullying” and unprofessional manner by the medical regulator.

    http://www.nursingtimes.net/nursing-practice/clinical-zones/management/nhs-leader-cleared-of-bullying-and-endangering-patient-safety/5064794.article

  • 20 Nov 2013 4:17 PM | Deleted user

    So it seems the United Kingdom is finally moving in the direction of serious whistleblower reform. And it is looking to the U.S. experience for guidance. 

    http://www.whistleblower-insider.com/message-uk-whistleblower-incentives-work/?goback=%2Egde_90564_member_5798632556433805312#%21

  • 20 Nov 2013 4:16 PM | Deleted user

    Almost half of UK businesses are vulnerable to a range of risks that they face, leaving them open to fraud and other threats, according to a worrying survey from the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors. 

    http://www.cityam.com/article/1384146325/lack-preparation-leaving-british-companies-vulnerable?utm_source=website&utm_medium=TD_news_headlines_right_col&utm_campaign=TD_news_headlines_right_col#!

  • 20 Nov 2013 4:15 PM | Deleted user

    Video launched as part of a national awareness raising campaign by the City of London Police, Insurance Fraud Bureau and Crimestoppers. 

    http://www.cityoflondon.police.uk/advice-and-support/fraud-and-economic-crime/ifed/ifed-news/Pages/Animated-video-warns-young-drivers-about-fraudsters-selling-fake-car-insurance.aspx

  • 14 Nov 2013 4:18 PM | Deleted user

    The Government must take steps to provide greater protection to those who witness and report wrongdoing as well as issue guidance on how to interpret the public interest.

    http://www.localgovernmentlawyer.co.uk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=16198%3Alaw-society-urges-government-to-minimise-mistreatment-of-whistleblowers&catid=57&Itemid=25

  • 12 Nov 2013 4:19 PM | Deleted user

    A new fraud prevention policy which bars employees from speaking to the media could be against the law.

    http://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/politics/fraud-policy-media-ban-is-not-legal-1-3180340

  • 21 Oct 2013 4:20 PM | Deleted user

    The Society of Forensic Interviewers (SoFI) was founded in 2013 with the purpose of establishing a self-regulatory quality standard for investigative interviewing in the private sector. The Society also provides information and other services to members.

    http://so-fi.org/

  • 18 Oct 2013 4:20 PM | Deleted user

    Free Protect Yourself from Fraud workshops were run by officers from the Economic Crime Directorate and aimed to raise awareness of common scams and ways to avoid them as well as demonstrate how plausible some frauds can appear.

    http://localuknews.co.uk/article/fraud-workshops-hit-the-mark

  • 14 Oct 2013 4:22 PM | Deleted user

    The Government is considering offering rewards for information on white-collar crime. 

    https://www.politicshome.com/uk/story/37763/govt_mulls_whistleblower_incentives.html

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