Economist Carl Benedikt Frey and information engineer Michael A. Osborne, from the University of Oxford, published a study in September 2013, which estimated the probability that 702 occupations would soon be computerized out of existence. Since the end of the Great Recession in the USA, job creation has not kept up with population growth. Corporate profits have doubled since 2000, yet median household income (adjusted for inflation) dropped from $55,986 to $51,017.
RAF liable for crash injuries of foetus; In an unusual claim against the Road Accident Fund (RAF) by a mother on behalf of her minor child, who was at 28 weeks gestation when mother and unborn child were involved in a serious car accident, the court ruled that the RAF was indeed liable for the serious brain damage caused to the then unborn child. Mrs X is claiming millions in the high court in Pretoria from the RAF. This is on behalf of her minor baby, now 3 years old.