The chief medical examiner or the chief medical examiner’s representative, any medical school, dental school, anthropologic school, or other person or organization that in good faith complies with §§ 68-4-102 — 68-4-109 shall be granted immunity from civil suit for damages in performing the authorized services.

Terms Used In Tennessee Code 68-4-109

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105