I mean, if a fairground carnival ride had claimed 13 victims like some macabre Stephen King horror novel, they’d surely have shut it down.
Why is it different when it’s a mental facility?
Dr Rachel Daly also confirmed to the court that, at the time of his release, she was not consulted on the decision taken by an unnamed “member of the treating team”.
Unnamed, eh..? I wonder why.
An Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust spokesman said: “We would like to express our sympathy to the family and friends of Mr Parsons.
“We can confirm that we undertook an internal inquiry involving an elected governor from Bromley and the report and action plan have been approved by our board of directors and council of governors.
“Our inquiry identified that this incident could not have been predicted and that reasonable decisions were made about the treatment Daniel Atkins was receiving from us.
“However, our inquiry did highlight changes to practice that could be made that would reduce the risk of a similar incident happening again. We have implemented these changes.”
Let me translate: “Blah blah blah blah blah as our lawyers suggest blah blah blah untouchable blah blah”