Deaf BSL users cannot access Government’s daily coronavirus briefings



Many deaf and disabled people feel that they have born the brunt of many of the difficulties experienced as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, ranging from inaccessible communications, problems accessing shopping to local authorities divesting themselves of responsibilities under the Care Act 2014. Catherine Casserley of Cloisters has advised on many of these issues. She has recently been instructed in relation to Deaf BSL users who have been unable to access the daily briefings given by government representatives – see