Dr Bernard Gallagher is a Reader in Social Work and Applied Social Sciences and specialises in child protection. Here, in an article written for The Guardian, Dr Gallagher explains how fewer staff, dwindling services & austerity is having its toll on child protection services and therefore the children in its care.
Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw on how the Commonwealth Fund, a highly-respected US think tank, has for the second time running concluded the British NHS to be the best of the 11 countries it analysed and that Ministers will bathe in this reflected reflected glory while they can.
Eyewitness recollections are easily distorted by the views of others. shutterstock Dara Mojtahedi is a Lecturer in Investigative Psychology at the University of Huddersfield. Here, in an article first published on The Conversation he talks about his research into the reliability of eyewitnesses after the event.
James Mendelsohn is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law. Here he talks about the flag of the Iranian-backed Shiite militia group Hizballah and questions why it was allowed to be paraded through central London just 15 days after the terror attacks in London.
Kzenon/Shutterstock Maxwell McLean, University of Huddersfield “Half a million people die every year in England and Wales. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), 257,207 males and 272,448 females died in 2015. The biggest killers are cancer, heart disease and lung disease. However, each year, a small but significant number of people die an