P-05-866 Sepsis Public Awareness Campaign - Wales



P-05-866 Sepsis Public Awareness Campaign – Wales


This petition was submitted by Siobhan Corria on behalf of Michelle Christopher, having collected 238 signatures on paper.


Text of Petition


44,000 people in the UK lose their lives to sepsis every year. Every 3.5 seconds, someone in the world dies from sepsis.

We are calling on the Welsh Government to undertake a Sepsis Public Awareness Campaign to reduce unnecessary deaths and improve outcomes for survivors and all affected.

In memory of Chloe Christopher and everyone who has been affected by Sepsis in Wales.


Petitioners handing over the petition to members of the Petitions Committee



This petition was considered completed by the Petitions Committee at its meeting on 09/07/2019.

The Committee considered correspondence from the Health, Social Care and Sport Committee and agreed to close the petition given that Committee’s plans to conduct an inquiry into sepsis in the autumn term. In doing so, Members wished to thank the petitioners for bringing the petition forward.

Full details of the consideration of this petitions by the committee and related documents can be seen on the Meetings tab above.

It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 19/03/2019.


Assembly Constituency and Region

·         Cardiff North

·         South Wales Central


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Business type: Petition

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: Complete

First published: 06/03/2019