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When you need expert dento-legal support, we're here for you.
Practice savings and benefits.
The dento-legal implications for dentists and students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Led and staffed by dentists with real life experience of the pressure you face.
Over 98% of calls to the DDU dento-legal helpline are connected straight to a dento-legal adviser during normal working hours.
In 2019, the DDU successfully defended 65% of claims without making a compensation payment to patients.
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How it feels to begin a career at such an uncertain moment for the profession.
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Get 2 hours of CPD. This course covers all aspects of effective complaints handling, so the whole practice team has the confidence to respond promptly and professionally.
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Facing a claim for clinical negligence can cause a lot of stress and worry, so it's important to know that support is available - and where to find it.
Expert witnesses assist the court on matters that require particular expertise.
Understanding the essentials of Patient Group Directions – and how to use them.
Being involved in a court case as a professional witness involves reporting the facts of your professional dealings with a patient.
The position regarding COVID-19 continues to change. Our advice is to stay up to date with the latest guidance from relevant government departments and agencies. See below for links to some of the relevant websites across the four nations.