Written evidence from Dr Cordelia Howitt (Consultant Histopathologist); Dr Mark Stephens (Consultant Histopathologist); Dr Louise Edwards (Consultant Histopathologist); Dr Karthik Kalyanasundaram (Consultant Histopathologist), University Hospital North Midlands (Royal Stoke University hospital)

1.              The extent of unevenness of Coroners services, including local failures, and the case for a National Coroners Service

 

 

 

 

 

2.              The Coroners Service’s capacity to deal properly with multiple deaths in public disasters

 

Please see response to Covid

 

3.              Ways to strengthen the Coroners’ role in the prevention of avoidable future deaths

 

Please see response to Covid

 

4.              How the Coroners Service has dealt with COVID 19

 

 

 

5.              Progress with training and guidance for Coroners

 

 

6.              Improvements in services for the bereaved

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    1. Fairness in the Coroners system

 

 

September 2020