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Safety Action Notice - 10 January 2019 (1)

Published on 16 September 2020

From: Health Facilities Scotland

SAN(SC)19/01 National adverse incident reporting and safety alert systems for medical devices, social care, estates and facilities equipment.



All NHS Boards and local authorities must have suitable arrangements in place for the safe provision of care supported by local systems for recording and reviewing adverse incidents, sharing learning, and managing safety alerts. Local systems must integrate with national incident reporting and safety alert systems including those operated by IRIC.