In October, MBRRACE-UK released a comprehensive report looking at the cause of deaths of women while pregnant and up to a year after being pregnant. MBRRACE-UK (Mothers and Babies: Reducing Risk through Audits and…
Articles by ‘Becky Randel’
15 years ago, the Coroner’s and Justice Act 2009 placed a duty on coroners to make reports to relevant bodies where there is a risk that further deaths will occur if improvements and action…
Loved ones of Mr S have received compensation as part of an out-of-court settlement agreed with Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust.
If you are considering bringing a claim for negligence against a hospital after someone you love has died, or perhaps against another treatment or care provider, then you may be wondering what level of compensation you could receive.
Becky Randel reviews what a recent prosecution, following the failure of a witness to attend an inquest, means for witnesses in the future.
Today, 10 October, is World Mental Health Day. It is an opportunity to talk about our own mental health and to raise awareness of mental health issues as well as strategies to protect our mental wellbeing. This World Mental Health Day, we want to draw awareness to the damage that sudden bereavement and the inquest process can have on a person’s mental health.
We are delighted to hear that the Children’s Funeral Fund will come into effect today, 23 July 2019 and will help the thousands of parents who tragically lose a child each year.