Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Claims arising from stillbirth (webinar)

APIL CPD:
All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

"A very helpful assessment of a complicated area of law."

This webinar will provide training on claims following stillbirth. 

This is a niche topic but one that commonly features in the day to day practice of clinical negligence lawyers. As the claims fall outside of the jurisdiction of coroners and the Law Reform (Miscellaneous) Provisions Act 1934 and the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 they involve many pitfalls for the untrained or inexperienced.

The webinar will seek to take the listener through the legal basis for these claims and how they can be effectively litigated.

It will cover the following areas: 

  • Client care issues: what is a still-birth and how does it impact on those who experience it?
  • Understanding the legal framework surrounding still birth, the applicable jurisdictions and those that do not apply
  • Still-birth and the coroner
  • The mother’s claim for damages
  • The mother’s claim for psychiatric injury
  • Claims on behalf of secondary victims for psychiatric injury following still birth 

Cost:

1 person: £65 + VAT  |  2 - 6 people: £105 + VAT  |  7 people or more: £160 + VAT


On-demand

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Published
24 Sep 2019

On-demand
From 24 Sep 2019 to 24 Mar 2020

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