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Trust sentenced over bed rail death of disabled man

The hospital where a young man with cerebral palsy died after his head became entangled in bedrails was sentenced today (Tuesday).

Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was fined £50.000 following the tragic death in its care of a severely-disabled young man who was described as being ‘full of life’ and a ‘people magnet’.

View press release ‘Trust sentenced over bed rail death of disabled man’