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Hull 'Family man' died after choking on his Sunday roast dinner

Hull 'Family man' died after choking on his Sunday roast dinner

A beloved family man died after choking on a Sunday roast dinner at his daughter’s home. Stefan Laws died on November 25 last year after going round to her house in Goole, Hull.

At the inquest into the 53-year-old’s death held Hull Coroner’s Court heard that his family and their neighbours had desperately tried to clear his throat using back slaps and the Heimlich manoeuvre.

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Safety concerns at care company after choking death

Safety concerns at care company after choking death

The health watchdog said “some aspects of the service” at a home care company based in Walsall, “were not always safe” and that there was “limited assurance about safety”.

The inspection was sparked by the death of a resident who was being cared for by the service, which led to concerns about the ability of staff to respond to people who were choking, according to a report by the CQC.

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Coroner issues warning about Latex gloves as Care Home resident dies.

Coroner issues warning about Latex gloves as Care Home resident dies.

A coroner has issued a warning to adult care providers about the dangers of latex gloves after a resident was found dead in the lounge of her care home in Greater Manchester.

The 78-year old female resident who suffered from Dementia and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) was admitted to the home in June 2018 after being assessed as requiring full-time care.

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Man dies after choking on food at Somerset pub

Man dies after choking on food at Somerset pub

A man has died after choking on food at a Wetherspoon in Somerset.

A customer at The Palladium Electric in Midsomer Norton was given CPR at the scene after he began to choke on his meal on 11th November.

Paramedics who attended the location treated the man before being taken to hospital, where he later died.

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Cornwall hospital failings as patient choked on his own vomit

Cornwall hospital failings as patient choked on his own vomit

Failures could have “caused or contributed” to the death of a student who choked on his own vomit at Bodmin Hospital.

That was the conclusion of the jury at an inquest into the death of 28-year-old Pawel Bielec, from St Ives.

The four-day hearing was told that Pawel had been allowed unsupervised leave from Fettle House psychiatric rehabilitation unit at Bodmin Hospital on July 1, 2016

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1 Week - 2 Lives Saved

1 Week - 2 Lives Saved

Our aim to prevent 100 choking deaths in the UK took even quicker steps to becoming a reality last week with 2 more of our client’s using their DeChoker.

Despite being over 300 miles apart in Cornwall and Burton-on-Trent, both adult care providers found themselves in similar situations when a resident began to choke.

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