APIL’s Injury Prevention Day – 15 August 2018

APIL’s Injury Prevention Day – 15 August 2018

Today is Injury Prevention Day and to mark this year’s event APIL are asking people to ‘Do the #HeadRestTest’. The focus on how to prevent needless injuries this year is on ensuring that vehicle head restraints are properly fitted and adjusted. The UK has 50% more...
Group B Strep Awareness Month

Group B Strep Awareness Month

  July is Group B Strep awareness month. Many people may already have heard about ‘Strep B’ but have little understanding about what it actually is.  Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is a bacterium that can cause serious illness in people of all ages, with the infections...
Birth Trauma Awareness

Birth Trauma Awareness

  At the beginning of the month the Birth Trauma Association launched their Birth Trauma Awareness Week 2018. Their aim was to increase awareness of the significant number of women who have suffered a traumatic birth and to provide a platform for mother’s to share...
Over 55 and don’t have a Will?

Over 55 and don’t have a Will?

As in previous years, OH Parsons are participating in the Free Wills Month starting today (1st March 2018). During Free Wills month, our specialist Wills & Probate solicitor can help draw up a new simple Will  for single people or mirror Wills couples over 55...
Is it beneficial for women to get divorced in London?

Is it beneficial for women to get divorced in London?

Recently, an estranged wife was awarded nearly half of the £1bn marital assets in a divorce in London. The wife was awarded £453m, 41% of the marital assets. The husband is a wealthy oil and gas trader and had 2 children with the wife over a 20 year marriage. The wife...
What is a Will and why is it important to have one?

What is a Will and why is it important to have one?

An up-to-date Will written by a solicitor ensures your wishes are respected. It also avoids difficult decisions and legal complications for your loved ones. It is easy to put off making a Will, but it is the most important thing to do to protect your family when you...