Summary title: Petition No. 1072/2018 by Silvia Mónica Garelli Font (Spanish), on behalf of the Platform of United Victims of iDental (P.A.I.U.), on the infringement of their fundamental rights by the iDental company
Petition number: 1072/2018
Topics: Health, Consumer Rights
Name of association: PLATAFORMA AFECTADOS IDENTAL UNIDOS (P.A.I.U.)
Name: Silvia Monica Garelli Font
The petitioner alleges that thousands of people have been defrauded by the company iDental and suffered health damage. The petitioner reports that the consumer and health authorities throughout Spain received numerous claims and complaints against this company . The petitioner considers that there has been a lack of adequate controls by the competent Spanish authorities. The petitioner requests an investigation on the provision of oral health care in Spain, and he considers that the Spanish State should provide full compensation for the losses incurred by the victims of the iDental fraud, including the damages to their physical and psychological health. The petitioner calls on the Spanish government to develop possible alternatives and to modify the General Healthcare Law, in order to allow the inclusion of dental care in the Spanish public health system.