Savage v South Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 865 (QB)
Article 2 and detained patient (1) The Trust had breached Article 2 as (a) they had the requisite knowledge, actual or constructive, of a real and immediate risk to the patient's life from self harm, and (b) failed to do all that could reasonably have been expected of it to avoid or prevent that risk. (2) The patient's daugher was eligible to bring the claim as a victim under s7 HRA 1998. (3) Compensation of £10,000 was awarded.
- Compensation for patient's suicide. BBC, 'Daughter's court victory over Essex mother's suicide' (28/4/10) — This article relates to the High Court decision in Savage v South Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 865 (QB).