Legal Aspects

How Do You Register a Death?

So, how do you register a death of someone close to you?Your legal duty is to satisfy the state that the cause of death...

Help Available for Children’s Funerals

Help available for children's funerals and cremations at long last! The introduction of a Children's Fund helps bereaved parents with childhood burial and cremation costs....

Your Legal Rights and Responsibilities when Someone Dies

Did you know that:No law requires you to use an undertaker. An undertaker is your agent, your deputy, your colleague. You are the...

What Happens When You Die Abroad?

So, what happens when you die abroad?  Independent individuals tend to be an optimistic bunch and the possibility of dying abroad is not something...

When Is Dead, Really Dead?

Fact: In the UK there is, at present, no legal definition of deathOnce upon a time dead meant dead. We knew where we stood...

Every Heard Of A Digital Post-Mortem?

Matt Chandran, the man behind iGene Digital Autopsy, tell us how his very unique business was created:-I was born and raised in the remote...

The Way to Take Ashes Abroad

I was recently contacted by Cheryl from Canada. Her sister had died in Ashford, Kent and Cheryl wanted to arrange a simple cremation ceremony....

Angela Ward Asks ‘Who Owns The Body?’

What makes us human? This is a question that has always fascinated philosophers and psychologists, since we as a species first became self-aware, and it...

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