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The National Reporting and Learning Service has produced a number of practical toolkits to help NHS managers and healthcare staff implement patient safety initiatives and guidelines.


There are also analysis tools to help staff learn from patient safety incidents and prevent them happening again.


Toolkits include:

  • Analysis tools, for example the Incident Decision Tool which helps managers to identify appropriate management action for staff involved in a patient safety incident


Search or browse the directory below for toolkits.

TitleIssue dateType
Learning through action to reduce infection01 June 2006Toolkit
Incident Decision Tree01 February 2004Toolkit
Root Cause Analysis (RCA) toolkit01 January 2004Toolkit