When someone dies in hospital, hospice, or a nursing home: As soon as possible, contact us or ask the nursing staff to do this on your behalf. Later, notify family members and close friends.
When someone dies at home or unexpectedly: It is customary for the police to be notified. The coroner may become involved, as well. As soon as possible contact us. Later, notify family members, close friends, employer, school, college and/or other institution.