Our campaigns

Explore our major campaigns, investigations and analysis on important topics related to the work we do at Bolt Burdon Kemp. Many of our campaigns gain substantial news coverage and show how we’re influencing the national conversations on topics such as child abuse, spinal injury and medical negligence.

Access To SEN Education UK

If you have a child with special educational needs and disabilities (SEN or SEND) or are simply interested in SEN education, you’ve probably realised there’s a lot of information out there. But, while official facts and figures are available, wading through different guidelines, statistics and reports can be time consuming and confusing. So, we’ve mapped out a few key pieces of information.

Read more

Womens Health Hub

Women’s reproductive health is a key component of a robust, productive society. So why is it so grossly neglected? With the help of consultant gynaecologist Dr Anne Henderson and a survey of British residents, we explore the financial, emotional and social realities of women’s reproductive health.

Read more

Lack of knowledge within SMEs is slowing down progress in disability employment

Over 99% of all businesses in the UK are SMEs (small-to-medium enterprises). Yet, we found that 95% of SME owners don’t know about the protections granted to disabled workers, which might explain why only half of people with disabilities are employed in the UK. Click through for the results of our proprietary study on SME owners’ knowledge and uptake of the Equality Act 2010.

Read more

Going the Extra Mile

We tested London’s public transport network to find out how well it caters for people in wheelchairs. Unfortunately, our results suggest wheelchair users often need to go the extra mile when commuting in London. Click through to learn more.

Read more

Cerebral Palsy Advice for Parents

Learning your child has cerebral palsy can be overwhelming. We created the Cerebral Palsy Advice Hub to try to answer some of the questions you might have. Read our informative articles helmed by experts in the field, covering the facts of the condition itself, life with cerebral palsy, and where to get help and support.

Read more

Crisis Point: A Day in A&E

Every year, the NHS winter crisis makes the headlines. But the truth is, A&E departments are immensely busy all year round. To showcase the difficulties of keeping one of the busiest NHS departments running smoothly, we’ve created an interactive challenge that puts you in the heart of A&E.

Read more

"Revenge porn" ruins lives Call it what it is: sexual abuse

In this expert Q&A video series, we answer your questions about “revenge porn”, the nuances in the law, and the impact on victims.

Read more

Lost Heroines – when sexual harassment hits the military

In 2018, all British Armed Forces roles will finally be open to women. But as recent events have made clear, women still face inequality at work. The military is no different. In this feature we explore the heroic achievements of armed forces women and the workplace threats they've had to overcome.

Read more

Map reveals the extent of Scout leaders’ child sex offences

Discover the true extent of the Scouts abuse scandal with our interactive map. Explore Scout leader convictions by name, area or associated Scout group, and discover information on each case.

Read more

Top 10 most significant advances in spinal injury repair

We take an in-depth look into the most significant advances in spinal injury repair, to find out what the future holds for those with these life-changing injuries.

Read more

Trust me I’m a doctor? The rise in misdiagnosis claims

In 2016/2017, the NHS paid out £1.024 billion for wrong, delayed and missed diagnoses. We explore the facts and figures behind the alarming rise in misdiagnosis claims.

Read more

Has Britain learned its lessons from the Falklands War?

More than 20 years on from the Falklands War, the MoD still isn’t doing enough to protect servicemen from cold injuries. We explore the devastating effects of cold injuries, both then and now.

Read more

How to Keep your Brain Healthy

Looking for ways to keep your brain fighting fit? Discover the latest scientific research, and try these expert tips from a nutritional therapist, music therapist and yoga teacher.

Read more

Accessible Travel and Spinal Injury

Travelling abroad for the first time after you have suffered a spinal injury can be a daunting prospect. Here, Raquel Siganporia, who became paralysed herself, gives advice on planning an accessible holiday.

Read more

Brain Injury in the Workplace

Explore our expert guide for managers, employers and HR professionals, on how to support an employee returning to work after a brain injury.

Read more