skip to content
Legal aspects of death Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Legal aspects of death

Author: Bridgit Dimond
Publisher: London : Quay Books, ©2008.
Series: Legal aspects of nursing series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Provides information about the laws which apply to death. This book guides the reader through a complex area of law, and covers a range of topics from the details of how a body should be laid out and  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bridgit Dimond
ISBN: 9781856423335 1856423336
OCLC Number: 263590400
Description: xix, 226 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Definition Registration and certification: - recommendations following Shipman Inquiry Disposal of body: - Burial/cremation - different religions - funeral firms and their functions Still births, miscarriages and disposal of fetus, legal personality rules Post mortems: - consent provisions Procedures on death of patient Verification of death and expanded role Bereavement counselling: - relatives and staff; duty of care and stress Euthanasia Living Wills Property Next of kin - definitions and powers Ordinary wills - Wills Act and rules on execution and challenging wills Property of the deceased Coroner's jurisdiction - Reporting - Statements - Evidence and witnessing - Inquests Reforms recommended by Shipman Inquiry and Review of Coroner's office Murder, manslaughter, suicide, offences v person Taking off life support/ artificial feeding etc PVS cases Resuscitation and NFR or DNAR instructions Transplants and dead donors Human Tissue - Deceased's body - Removal, retention and storage of organs and tissue Legal action following a death - Fatal Accidents Act - Law reform Miscellaneous Provisions Act - Accountability of those responsible for death - gross negligence - Human rights and death - right to life (Art.2) - private and family life (Art. 8) - Health and safety laws and reporting Continuation of legal action after death - time limits Privacy, defamation and the deceased Records, statements and giving evidence following death Records of deceased - release - access to - confidentiality - storage and retention times Death and research
Series Title: Legal aspects of nursing series.
Responsibility: by Bridgit Dimond.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/263590400> # Legal aspects of death
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "263590400" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/nursing_law_and_legislation_great_britain> ; # Nursing--Law and legislation--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/death_proof_and_certification_great_britain> ; # Death--Proof and certification--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/344.4104194/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888638> ; # Death--Proof and certification
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/death_certificates_legislation_&_jurisprudence> ; # Death Certificates--legislation & jurisprudence
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1041781> ; # Nursing--Law and legislation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/advance_directives_legislation_&_jurisprudence> ; # Advance Directives--legislation & jurisprudence
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/797413> ; # Advance directives (Medical care)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/advance_directives_medical_care_great_britain> ; # Advance directives (Medical care)--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/cadaver> ; # Cadaver
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/legislation_nursing> ; # Legislation, Nursing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888414> ; # Dead bodies (Law)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/dead_bodies_law_great_britain> ; # Dead bodies (Law)--Great Britain
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Person/dimond_bridgit> ; # Bridgit Dimond
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/155185559> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Series/legal_aspects_of_nursing_series> ; # Legal aspects of nursing series.
   schema:name "Legal aspects of death"@en ;
   schema:productID "263590400" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/263590400#PublicationEvent/london_quay_books_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Agent/quay_books> ; # Quay Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781856423335> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA951011> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/263590400> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Person/dimond_bridgit> # Bridgit Dimond
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Dimond" ;
   schema:givenName "Bridgit" ;
   schema:name "Bridgit Dimond" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Series/legal_aspects_of_nursing_series> # Legal aspects of nursing series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/263590400> ; # Legal aspects of death
   schema:name "Legal aspects of nursing series." ;
   schema:name "Legal aspects of nursing series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/advance_directives_legislation_&_jurisprudence> # Advance Directives--legislation & jurisprudence
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Advance Directives--legislation & jurisprudence"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/advance_directives_medical_care_great_britain> # Advance directives (Medical care)--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh98000411> ;
   schema:name "Advance directives (Medical care)--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/death_certificates_legislation_&_jurisprudence> # Death Certificates--legislation & jurisprudence
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Death Certificates--legislation & jurisprudence"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/death_proof_and_certification_great_britain> # Death--Proof and certification--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85036092> ;
   schema:name "Death--Proof and certification--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/legislation_nursing> # Legislation, Nursing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Legislation, Nursing"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/155185559#Topic/nursing_law_and_legislation_great_britain> # Nursing--Law and legislation--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85093372> ;
   schema:name "Nursing--Law and legislation--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1041781> # Nursing--Law and legislation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Nursing--Law and legislation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/797413> # Advance directives (Medical care)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Advance directives (Medical care)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888414> # Dead bodies (Law)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dead bodies (Law)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888638> # Death--Proof and certification
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Death--Proof and certification"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781856423335>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1856423336" ;
   schema:isbn "9781856423335" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.