Research, development and innovation in the care sector, 2020

NCW calls on the Government to invest in research, development and innovation in the care sector to build a robust infrastructure for high standards of care. The priority should be to develop a system that provides resident centred care involving relatives and care...

Poisonous Sprays, 1962

The National Council ofWomen in Conference assembled, urges the Minister of Agriculture to introduce legislation to prevent the widespread use of poisonous insecticides and weedkillers as they consider them to be dangerous to the health of the nation. The use of these...

Labelling of Drugs, 1962

The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges the British Medical Association and the General Medical Council to exert their influence to ensure that all prescriptions include clear directions to be transferred by the pharmacist to the drug container...

Bicycle lamps, 1960

The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, while appreciating the Ministry of Transport‘s efforts to minimize road accidents by every means possible, urges that steps be taken to make compulsory much higher standards of illumination and effectiveness for...

Food additives and other harmful substances, 1960

The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges that all substances added to foods to assist in manufacturing processes to aid preservation or to give visual appeal, shall be subjected to adequate toxicity and biological tests carried out under authorised...