03 / 01 / 2017
Read our response to the Department of Health's consultation on providing a safe space in healthcare safety investigations.
Key points include:
- encouraging a learning culture
- challenges and unintended consequences
- language and tone
- Freedom of information and Data Protection
- statutory guidance and principles
- impact on individuals sharing protected characteristics under the Equality Act
- information shared with patents and their families.
The full consultation document can be found on the GOV.UK website.