Online Reporting Form

CORESS is a Registered Charity and does not possess any executive powers granted by statute or otherwise. CORESS exists merely to provide a safety information service to and on behalf of the surgical community. The Freedom of Information Act therefore does not apply to CORESS.

Account of Incident

Main Causative Factors

In my opinion, the main causative factors were/are as follows:

Lessons Learned

Date and time of incident



Personal Details

Your Name

Address for correspondence including post code:

Preferred contact telephone number:

Your Email Address

Your Position

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If you have chosen "other" please state your designation:

NHS Hospital sewing a population of:

Private facility containing:

Category of patient

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