Plain English Campaign versus jargon
We at Plain English Campaign need no invitation to join the chorus of disapproval about jargon.
We recently highlighted yet another example of typical nonsense from our friend Donald Trump, and always keep a watchful eye on the worst in gobbledygook.
A matter of life and death
Later this year the NHS will introduce a new form which could cause confusion and poor communication between families and medical staff.
The form will replace controversial ‘do not resuscitate’ (DNR) orders. DNRs give doctors the right, without consulting a patient or a patient’s family or carers, to let a patient die.
The Internet Crystal Mark – why you need one
A website that puts obstacles in front of its audience is not doing its job properly. Get rid of any on your website, and get our Crystal Mark accreditation to boot.
Obviously, easy-to-understand text is very important. But what if that text is badly laid out, difficult to read or hard to find?