Policy paper

Ninth summary of reports and responses under Rule 43 of the Coroners Rules

Ninth summary of reports and responses to prevent future deaths under Rule 43 of the Coroners Rules.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



Details of coroners’ reports and responses received from organisations asked to consider action to prevent future deaths between 1 October 2012 and 31 March 2013.

It includes trends and reports with wider implications and annexes giving details of the numbers of reports issued by each coroner district, organisations who have neither responded to the coroner nor been granted an extension and all reports issued in this period.

This is the ninth and final report which will be published by the Ministry of Justice. The Chief Coroner will assume responsibility for Prevention of Future Death (Rule 43) Reports following implementation of powers under the Coroners and Justice Act 2009. All future reports will therefore be issued from the Office of the Chief Coroner.

Published 4 June 2013