Mortality review committees are statutory committees that review particular deaths, or the deaths of particular people, in order to learn how to best prevent these deaths.

There are currently four ongoing committees dedicated to reviewing the deaths of children and young people, babies and mothers where death is caused by pregnancy or childbirth, deaths resulting from family violence and deaths associated with surgery, and one temporary committee established to ascertain the feasibility of suicide mortality review.

Featured projects, news or publications

Programme related news

Welcome to Dr Clive Aspin and Dr Carlene McLean

20 Apr 2018, Suicide Mortality Review Committee

The Health Quality & Safety Commission welcomes Dr Clive Aspin and Dr Carlene McLean as senior specialist advisors with the Suicide Mortality Review Committee (SuMRC). The Suicide Mortality Review Committee was confirmed in late 2017...