Incidents should be reported using one of the following methods. However, please note that electronic reporting is not always suitable i.e. for confidential information and it is therefore recommended that the guidance notes be referred to before using this method.
Please also note that hazardous items should not be sent through the post
A Contamination Status Certificate must accompany all products, devices and samples which have been or could have been in contact with blood, other body fluids or pathological samples. DECON1
In case of possible email systems failure, if you receive an error message or if your report has not been acknowledged within 3 working days you should contact IRIC using the details below.
Incident Reporting and Investigation Centre
Health Facilities Scotland
1 South Gyle Crescent
Tel: 0131 275 7575
Fax: 0131 314 0722