State Claims


As part of our continuing drive to promote and support good risk management practices we have compiled a range of guidance, reports and presentations from both the State Claims Agency and external sources.

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Title Publish Date Summary File
Topical issues in Risk Management 27 October 2011

Presentation by Dr Ailis Quinlan to the Governance & Patient Safety Seminar, Farmleigh House, 27 October 2011.

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Tort Litigation in Ireland, the Legal Services Regulation Bill, and Funding the Clinical Indemnity Scheme 27 October 2011

Presentation by State Claims Agency Director Ciarán Breen to the Governance & Patient Safety Seminar, Farmleigh House, 27 October 2011.

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Control of Noise at Work 1 October 2011

This presentation can be used by indemnified State authorities in conducting employee training.

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Inspection and Testing of Equipment and Machinery, Part 1 (Reference Sources) 1 September 2011

This document is currently being reviewed and updated.

The information contained in this document should assist your Authority in complying with its legal obligations in relation to inspecting and testing of equipment and machinery. It should be used as a guide when planning, scheduling and monitoring inspections and testing.

Incorporation by Consultants and the Application of Clinical Indemnity Scheme (CIS) Cover 10 June 2011

Description of indemnity provided for doctors.

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Scope of CIS cover – Mental Health Commission 13 April 2011

Description of indemnity provided to health professionals employed in Mental Health Commission (MHC)-approved centres.

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SBAR Communication Tool 3 March 2011

Presentation by Anne Marie Oglesby, Clinical Risk Advisor, Clinical Indemnity Scheme.

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Procurement of Umbilical Cord Blood for Storage/Banking 29 September 2008

Description of indemnity provided for umbilical cord blood for storage/banking.

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Statement Writing 23 October 2007

Guidance on preparing a statement for the SCA as your indemnifier in respect of a medical negligence claim.

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Asbestos guidelines for accommodation officers 19 December 2006

An information booklet on asbestos for accommodation officers.

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