|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 142 (Jan)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 43 (Admin)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)|
|Representation||John Randall QC and James Quirke (instructed by Waldrons Solicitors) for the claimant.|
|William Hoskins (instructed by Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, Legal Services) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||21 January 2010|
Coroner - Inquest - Practice and procedure - Claimants directors of company where deceased employed - Deceased run over by vehicle at company premises - Police deciding no charges to be brought - Inquest being ordered - Coroner declining disclosure of witness statements to claimants and wishing to adduce evidence concerning claimants' company's compliance with health and safety legislation - Further evidence disclosed shortly before inquest due to commence - Coroner refusing claimant's application for adjournment - Whether coroner erring - Whether apparent bias so that inquest ought to be held before different coroner - Coroners Rules 1984, , rr 36, 43.