Monthly Archives: June 2018

Harsh Lessons in Occupational Health and Safety History: the Union Carbide Disaster

In the June 2018 issue of the Safety Institute of Australia’s publication ‘OHS Professional’ BMA’s Tim Edwards and Colin Toogood describe a litany of occupational health and safety transgressions from the earliest days of the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal; and how a complex series of interacting events including design defects, repeated failures, reduced staff […]

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Skydive for Bhopal

Saturday 16th June saw five of our more daring fundraisers take on an epic skydiving challenge. Not only were the intrepid bunch ready to face the challenge awaiting them, they elected to go a step further- jumping from 15,000ft instead of the expected 10k! Between the group they’ve already raised over £3000 and the donations […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.