#Acid

  • Article: It's Now Illegal to Possess Potentially Lethal Acid Without a Licence in the UK

    It's Now Illegal to Possess Potentially Lethal Acid Without a Licence in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 1, 2018

    There’s been a 90% increase in attacks in the past decade. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    Acid Attack Survivor Katie Piper Is the First 'Strictly Come Dancing' Star of 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2018

    Here's why that's important. Read more

  • Article: Acid to Be Defined as 'Highly Dangerous Weapon' in the UK for the First Time

    Acid to Be Defined as 'Highly Dangerous Weapon' in the UK for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2018

    There were over 400 recorded attacks in England and Wales in six months last year. Read more

  • Article: Why These Acid Attack Survivors Danced Down a London Fashion Show Catwalk

    Why These Acid Attack Survivors Danced Down a London Fashion Show Catwalk

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 12, 2017

    They showcased their “inner strength and dignity”. Read more

  • Article: A ‘Major Acid Leak’ Has Caused a Vapour Cloud to Hang Over UK Port City of Hull

    A ‘Major Acid Leak’ Has Caused a Vapour Cloud to Hang Over UK Port City of Hull

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 19, 2017

    Hydrochloric acid spilled over a dock. Read more

  • Article: Acid Attacks Are on the Rise in London: Here’s What You Should Do If You Witness One

    Acid Attacks Are on the Rise in London: Here’s What You Should Do If You Witness One

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2017

    Bystanders can play a vital role, experts say. Read more

  • Article: This Indian Woman Was Attacked with Acid for the 5th Time

    This Indian Woman Was Attacked with Acid for the 5th Time

    By Tess Sohngen|July 3, 2017

    Acid attacks are all-too-common in some parts of the world. Read more