"We leave unmolested those who set the fire to the house, and prosecute those who sound the alarm."

- Nicolas Chamfort

 

One of Accountability Scotlands members was involved in a high profile whistleblowing case, the details of which are available on Youtube via the links below: 

part1  www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TG1Bcv45iI

part2  www.youtube.com/watch?v=u63JjhnyABU

part3  www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jA5z2Ybbr0

 

There are a number of internet sites concerned with whistleblowing in Scotland – e.g. to Audit Scotland, the media and to employer organizations such as the NHS and universities. Here are just a few.

Audit Scotland:

http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/utilities/whistleblowing.php

http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/docs/corp/2012/as_120829_whistleblowing_employee.pdf

 

Public Concern at Work: 

http://www.pcaw.co.uk/

 

Audit Scotland and Public Concern at Work:

http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/docs/corp/2004/as_040902_whistleblowing_emp.pdf

 

Whistleblower.co.uk:

http://www.whistleblower.co.uk

 

Whistleblowers UK are a group who provide some useful advice for whistleblowers and endeavour to seek justice for those who have been subjected to pressures for their actions:

http://www.whistleblowersuk.org/

 

NHS employers:

http://www.nhsemployers.org/employmentpolicyandpractice/ukemploymentpractice/raisingconcerns/pages/whistleblowing.aspx

 

Further quotations on whistle blowing:

http://whistleblowersupporter.typepad.com/my_weblog/quotes-for-whistleblowers/