Simplified Information on the Rights of Families at Inquest

Simplified Info on the Rights of Families at Inquest web CoverThis simplified information note seeks to provide guidance to bereaved families in their engagement with the inquest (death investigation) process conducted by a coroner under the Coroners Acts 1962-2020.

It aims to simplify, but does not replace the information provided in the Information on the Rights of Families at Inquest Information Note.

It seeks to give families a roadmap of the law, standards and procedures that apply at inquests, with a particular emphasis on the protection of human rights and equality.

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