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All change at the top of the DDU

28 September 2015

Change is afoot at the Dental Defence Union (DDU), with both Rupert Hoppenbrouwers, head of the organisation, and his deputy, Bryan Harvey, set to step down at the end of this year.

Dental professionals under increasing complaints pressure turn to DDU in greater numbers

10 August 2015

It has never been easier for patients to make claims and complaints against healthcare professionals, leading to a deluge in cases and putting enormous stress on dental professionals, the Dental Defence Union (DDU) said today.

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DDU welcomes proposals to cap legal fees on clinical negligence claims

30 June 2015

The Dental Defence Union has welcomed moves to make legal fees in clinical negligence cases more affordable and proportionate