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LBC Would laws to 'protect older people' have made any difference?

Image Would laws to 'protect older people' have made any difference?

'Nick Ferrari At Breakfast' asks Julia Manning about the Queen's speech at today's opening of Parliament, in regard to protection of the elderly. Julia discusses whether new laws could protect the elderly from abuse by care staff and where the roots of elderly abuse stem from.

Julia's Blog - Dropped from Queen’s speech: would laws to ‘protect older people’ have made any difference?

What is at the heart of what the government is trying to do is to make is less likely that someone will treat an older person badly. Laws to protect the elderly sound good but in reality regulation, inspection, legislation don’t build trust and don’t change people’s hearts.