1. What policies does the Trust have in place to identify, investigate and report potential cases of clinical negligence?
2. In the financial year 2015/16, how much did the Trust spend in-house on managing clinical negligence claims?
3. In the financial year 2015/16, how much did the Trust spend in-house on managing all personal injury claims (e.g. clinical, employer’s /public liability etc.)?
4. How many full-time equivalent staff within the Trust’s employment are responsible for managing clinical negligence claims? What is the total annual pay bill for these members of staff?
5. How many full-time equivalent staff within the Trust’s employment are responsible for managing all types of personal injury claim? What is the total annual pay bill for these members of staff?
6. In total, how much did the Trust spend in 2015/16 on contracting outside providers (e.g. solicitors), other than the NHS LA, to deal with clinical negligence claims.

Download response Managing personal injury claims. 280917