Guidance

Morecambe Bay investigation: terms of reference

Details of independent investigation, chaired by Dr Bill Kirkup, into Morecambe Bay maternity and neonatal services.

Detail

This document explains what the Morecambe Bay investigation will cover.

The investigation was commissioned by the Department of Health following a series of deaths of mothers and newborn babies in the maternity and neonatal services unit at Furness General Hospital.