Dépakine: Sanofi found responsible for a lack of vigilance and information on risks

A Sanofi factory in Mourenx, in the south-west of France. IROZ GAIZKA / AFP The Paris court ruled on Wednesday January 5 that the French pharmaceutical group Sanofi had “Committed a fault by failing to fulfill its obligation of vigilance and its obligation to inform” concerning the risks of its drug Depakine for the fetus … Read more

Virologists on TV, now the Rai Vigilance is mobilized: “Enough with presidentialism”

Enough with the “Ariston variant”. Now the minister has taken sides against the overexposure of virologists on television Giancarlo Giorgetti that, according to reports from the Republic, would have placed the topic in front of Prime Minister Mario Draghi during the last control room on Covid. A position that finds many supporters in the Rai … Read more

Omicron variant: “Several clues mean that vigilance is required”

What do we really know about this variant? Why have so many countries chosen to close their borders? Our Science and Economy journalists David Larousserie and Eric Albert (in London, in correspondence) answered questions during a chat, Monday, November 29, on the website of the World. Read the decryption: Article reserved for our subscribers Concerns … Read more

No risk of electricity “black-out” in France, even if winter promises to be “under vigilance”, according to RTE

In Quedillac (Ille-et-Vilaine), February 12, 2021. DAMIEN MEYER / AFP In view of the snowflakes and the extreme cold, the question has something to shudder: would France have to fear an electricity shortage? Reassuring answer: even in the worst scenario, the national manager of the Electricity Transmission Network (RTE) always excludes any risk of “black-out” … Read more

Health pass possible until July 31, 2022, fight against fraud … what the health vigilance law contains

The deputies included in the bill a series of criteria to justify the use of the pass. JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP The National Assembly voted, Friday, November 5, for the validation of a final version of the bill on various provisions of health vigilance in accordance with the wishes of the government. The text was … Read more

Deputies and senators do not find an agreement on the text of health vigilance

An hour and then leaves. The National Assembly and the Senate recorded their disagreement on the health vigilance bill on Tuesday, November 2, in a joint committee. Gathered in the early afternoon, seven deputies and seven senators were to agree on a common version of this eleventh state health emergency bill presented to Parliament. “The … Read more

The Senate adopts a revised version of the bill on health vigilance

Jean Castex in the Senate before the vote on the bill on Covid-19, on April 1, 2021. MARTIN BUREAU / AFP After twenty months of health crisis, the Senate now knows its score by heart and intends to play it to the end. The majority of the right and the center had its revised version … Read more