THE DISPOSAL OF BODY PARTS, BLOCK AND SLIDES
Subsequent to the revelation of the retention of body parts of deceased persons, the ICCM has developed guidance for cemetery and crematorium managers. Whilst the cremation of body parts removed during post mortem examination is covered by legislation the burial of body parts has been overlooked. The guidance is intended to assist managers meet with the needs of the bereaved that have received news of the retention of body parts of a deceased child or relative sometimes several years after the death occurred.
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