The death of a child is a devastating loss that profoundly affects bereaved parents as well as siblings, grandparents, extended family, friends and professionals who were involved in caring for the child in any capacity. Families experiencing such a tragedy should be met with empathy and compassion.
A child death review will be carried out for the deaths of all children resident in northern Lincolnshire to understand what happened to the child and to learn from it.
Read the full Northern Lincolnshire Child Death Review Arrangements [PDF, 212Kb].
Child Death Overview Panel Annual Report 2019-20
The Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) have the responsibility to produce an annual report. This report for 2019/20 has been produced by the Chair of the CDOP and Designated Doctor for Child Deaths in collaboration with the Child Death Review (CDR) partners, CDR Manager(s) and other key professionals. It provides information on local patterns and trends in child deaths, lessons learnt and actions taken. It also reviews the effectiveness of the wider child death review process. This report has been received and approved by the CDR Partners Board.