Police Pensions Law

Police Pensions Law

Latest Episodes

Police Pension Law - Episode 7 - Challenging pension decisions
September 02, 2020

Samantha Broadfoot QC and David Lock QC discuss how pension and pension related decisions can be challenged in the Courts and in the PMAB.

Police Pensions Law - Episode 6 - police injury pensions (part 3)
July 28, 2020

In this final part on police injury pensions, Samantha Broadfoot QC and David Lock QC discuss the calculation of the amounts that injury pensioners are entitled to be paid; regulation 12 awards for those who are totally and permanently disabled as a resul

Police Pensions Law - Episode 5 - police injury pensions (part 2)
June 29, 2020

In this episode Samantha Broadfoot QC and David Lock QC look at concept of “degree of disablement” and at some of the problems around causation and the difficulties that can arise where officers suffer from multiple conditions or a single injury which has

Police Pensions Law - Episode 4 - police injury pensions (part 1)
June 24, 2020

In this episode Samantha Broadfoot QC and David Lock QC start to explain the system of police injury pensions, also known as Injury on Duty awards or IoD awards.  This is the first of 3 parts on this subject.  It deals with some background and t

Police Pensions Law - Episode 3 - ill-health retirement
June 22, 2020

In this episode David Lock QC and Samantha Broadfoot QC look at the law on ill-health retirements and ill-health pensions.

Police Pensions Law - Episode 2
June 11, 2020

In this episode Sam Broadfoot QC and David Lock QC set out the basic features of the 3 police pensions schemes and look at the law involved in moving officers from one scheme to another and the age discrimination challenge that was brought.

Police Pensions Law - Episode 1
June 08, 2020

This episode introduces the basic concepts in police pension law, sets out the key legal framework and explores the potential conflict of interest between the Chief Constable as the Police Pension Authority and as the person responsible for the overall bu

June 05, 2020

Police Pensions Podcast will be launching on Monday 8th June 2020!  Join us then!!!