This Inquiry will investigate the construction of the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Campus, Glasgow, and the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People, and Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Edinburgh

Hearings resume next week

The Inquiry is holding hearings from Monday, 26 February 2024. 

This will be the final planned evidence session in relation to the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People and the Department of Clinical Neurosciences (RHCYP/DCN).
These hearings will examine several issues including the design of the ventilation systems, the decision-making and governance around the opening of the hospital, and whether the hospital provides a satisfactory environment for the delivery of safe and effective care.
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News from the Inquiry

Final hearing on Edinburgh hospital resumes

The Scottish Hospitals Inquiry will continue hearing evidence in relation to the Royal Hospital for Children and Young People and Department of Clinical Neurosciences (RHCYP/DCN) from Monday 26 February 2024.

Date 22 February 2024

Fact Sheet - The Difference between an Inquiry and a Fatal Accident Inquiry

A number of Fatal Accident Inquiries (FAIs) have been announced by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service to investigate the death of several children at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.

Date 25 January 2024

Update from the Inquiry

Topics for the hearing commencing on 26 February 2024 and a Direction in respect of the Hearing commencing 19 August 2024 now available. 

Date 15 December 2023

Inquiry Documents

A wide range of documents is available on our website, including witness statements and transcripts of evidence heard.
Other documents are also available, such as Protocols, Restriction Orders and Directions from the Chair of the Inquiry. 
Inquiry Documents
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