Inquiry into our Ciaran's death is 'too little, too late'

THE family of a child crushed to death by a headstone have branded a report on cemetery safety “too little too late”. Tragic Ciaran Williamson died at the age of eight when a 7ft headstone fell on top of him while he was playing with friends.

The headstone severed his spinal cord, killing him instantly. The Fatal Accident Inquiry (FAI) into Ciaran’s death heard that one of the reasons a proper inspection regime of the headstones wasn’t in place in Glasgow was due to a lack of resources. His father Ryan Williamson and grandmother Margaret Aitken have reacted angrily and said the new guidelines do not go far enough to ensure a similar tragedy won’t occur.

They said they believe the Scottish...
source: Express

2019-06-16 22:11
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