The CCA is the only national non-governmental organisation
in Britain that provides free, independent and confidential
advice and assistance to families bereaved from a
We give advice on all
kinds of deaths to both workers and to members of
the public who have died where the circumstances raise
questions about the working practices of an organisation.
It could be a death
on a construction site, in a hospital, in a road-traffic
incident or in a care home.
|Contact us on
0207 490 4494 and say that you want to
speak to a case-worker. Or you can e-mail us,
We provide advice on
all investigation and prosecution issues arising out
of the death.
We help families deal
with the police, the health and safety executive,
local authorities, maritime and coastguard agency,
and the Crown Prosecution Service.
We find out information
for the family, write letters to the different state
bodies and attend meetings along with the families.
We will help families
understand the process and help assess whether an
adequate investigation has been carried out and whether
the evidence has been scrutinised properly.
exactly do we do?
The CCA has recently written a 'Service Strategy'
about the sort of advice we provide and how we go
about it. Click
Here to download it.
|If you want to
find more about the sort of advice we can provide
in relation to a death, please click
good are we?
In early 2003, we undertook an anonymised assessment
of the adequacy and effectiveness of our advice. To
see this, click here