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“It is not enough to do your best - You must know what to do and then do your best”

​W. Edwards Deming


Donna L Forsyth CMIOSH MSCP

  • Chartered Safety Practitioner

  • Chartered Physiotherapist

  • Recent Past Head of Investigation at NHS England

  • Adviser on Event Analysis for WHO since 2007

  • Completed Cranfield Air Accident Investigation Course 2011

  • Initiated & led pilot for first Patient Safety Investigation Branch (PSIB) 2013-14 

  • Assisted start-up of Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) 2015-16

  • Architect of the Patient Safety Incident Response Framework (PSIRF) 2016-2020

  • Other recent contributions to relevant publications include:

     CIEHF - Learning from Adverse Events

NHS - PSIRF Oversight Roles and Responsibilities Specification

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About: Meet the Team
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Since 2013, Patient Safety Science has been working to transform incident response and investigation into an effective and meaningful experience for all.

This involves the careful management of poignant opportunities to learn, so that they are treasured and result in positive and sustainable system improvement.

About: Who We Are
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