Overview:The MDDUS is a mutual organisation that has been providing members with access to professional indemnity and medico/dento-legal assistance, throughout the UK, for over 100 years.
Benefits of membership include:-
Indemnity against claims of medical/dental negligence
Guaranteed access to our professionally trained advisers who are qualified in medicine and dentistry and whom are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Legal representation from solicitors who are recognised as the UK's leading experts in the medico/dento-legal field
Representation and legal support at GMC/GDC proceedings
Assistance in dealing with complaints
Assistance with disciplinary matters
Legal representation and support at fatal accident inquiries and coroner's inquests
Lifelong assistance for medico/dento-legal problems that arise from an incident that occurred during the period of membership, even if the individual has moved overseas or ceased all clinical work when the claim is made
Cover for medico/dento-legal work
Worldwide indemnity for Good Samaritan acts
The MDDUS is not an insurance company. All the benefits of membership of MDDUS are discretionary as set out in the Memorandum and Articles of Association.