Medical Examiner Role Explained

As part of the process of arranging a funeral, various medically driven documentation is required. To support the existing system, a new Medical Examiner role is being rolled out across England and Wales to provide independent scrutiny of deaths, and to give bereaved people a voice where they have concerns. It is intended this will …

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Funeral Plan Regulations

Regulation of the funeral sector has brought higher standards and boosted consumer protection. New rules, which came into effect last year, include: A ban on cold calling. A ban on commission payments to intermediaries, such as funeral advisers, Will writers etc. A requirement for a funeral plan to deliver a funeral unless the customer dies …

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Bereavement Support

Following a bereavement and quite often after the funeral has taken place, people can sometimes struggle to come to terms with their loss. These are perfectly normal feelings but they can affect your day to day life. Some of the most common symptoms as per the NHS web-site include: Shock and numbness – this is …

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Direct Cremations

(often known as Simple or Pure Cremation) Does Baglan Funeral Home offer Direct Cremations like National firms ? The short answer is Yes – we offer a Direct Cremations service (and more) We still continue to receive enquiries from families who have instructed national online companies to help them following the loss of loved ones …

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Funeral Plans

Have you considered planning for your own funeral? What is a funeral plan? A funeral plan is an easy way to arrange the funeral you want in advance. It allows you to specify your wishes and pay for the funeral director’s services included in your plan. Why have a funeral plan? As our customers often …

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