Unspeakable chronicles the emergence of HIV and Hepatitis C in Canada in the early 1980s and the tragedy that resulted after thousands of people were infected by tainted blood. One of the largest medical disasters in Canadian history, the blood scandal triggered a federal inquiry and precedent-setting lawsuit resulting in billions of dollars in compensation to victims.
Unspeakable season 1 is a scary story about the massive infection by HIV and hepatitis C in Canada in the early 1980s. It was a terrible tragedy, because hundreds of people were infected due to the use of infected blood. This is one of the worst pages in the history of Canadian medicine. The charges were filed and the court approved them. As a result, the hospital was obliged to pay billions of dollars to the victims as compensation.Read more »