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Sign Up to Safety

Harnessing the commitment of staff across the NHS in England to make care safer.


Our vision is for the whole NHS to become the safest healthcare system in the world, aiming to deliver harm free care for every patient every time. This means taking all the activities and programmes that each of our organisations undertake and aligning them with this single common purpose.


Sign up to Safety has an ambition of halving avoidable harm in the NHS over the next three years and saving 6,000 lives as a result.

In signing up, we commit to strengthening our patient safety by:

  • Describing the actions (on the document below) we will undertake in response to the five campaign pledges
  • Identify the patient safety improvement areas we will focus on
  • Engage our local community, patients and staff to ensure that the focus of our work reflects what is important to our community
  • Make public our commitments and plans.

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