Database on clinical negligenceBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6948.196 (Published 16 July 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:196
- G L W Bonney
- London W2 3TT.
EDITOR, - Little interest has been shown in the steps that the Department of Health is taking to set up a central fund to spread the burden of indemnity payments and legal costs borne by trusts in connection with damage done by clinical negligence. Eventually, as the availability of legal aid becomes increasingly restricted, only the very poor and the very rich …