Yes, fair enoughAugust 22, 2014 Tim WorstallNewspaper Watch8 Comments Doctors could be struck if they fail to apologise to patients Although that headline would have made more sense if they’d added “off” after the struck….. previousRitchie on French health care systemnextYou can see the point but it does stick in that craw a bit 8 thoughts on “Yes, fair enough” bloke in france August 22, 2014 at 9:26 am And the first thing they are told when they contact their professional indemnity insurer is “Don’t apologise”. Richard August 22, 2014 at 9:55 am It might be more effective if they left it as it is. Mr Ecks August 22, 2014 at 10:30 am Apologise for bungling that kills your Granny?. Well maybe. But apologise for the usual roster of PC offenses or get struck off?. Fuck off. More control seeking from the usual bureaucratic/political shite. BraveFart August 22, 2014 at 11:04 am Presumably if doctor in question were a woman, and you were a chivalrous cove, you get to elect to punch their husband in lieu? Thinking Mrs Richard Murphy here. Bloke with a Boat August 22, 2014 at 11:06 am We don’t need bureaucrats to fix this problem with more spurious and self seeking rules. A bit of healthy competition with the money following the customer would smarten their attitude. JuliaM August 22, 2014 at 12:02 pm BraveFart, chivalry is a misguided Neanderthal throwback to mysoginistic times, according to the sort of hairy lipped feminist cretin infesting the pages of the ‘Guardian’. So in the spirit of equality, just sock her on the jaw. It’s what they want, right? BraveFart August 22, 2014 at 2:43 pm JuliaM Yes, of course, you’re absolutely right. A modern chap should not distinguish or discriminate on the grounds of an x or y chromosome. I would therefore punch both of the fvckers……between the legs. john malpas August 23, 2014 at 12:52 am It is a bit puzzling – the near universal desire to deprive a person of employment if that person breaks some rule of behaviour. And there seem to be so many new rules. And so many demands for apologies. You can see the attraction of crime- free will, free association , free speech. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.