Welcome to The NHS Litigation Authority website
The NHSLA handles negligence claims and works to improve risk management practices in the NHS.
We are also responsible for resolving disputes between practitioners and primary care trusts, giving advice to the NHS on human rights case law and handling equal pay claims on behalf of the NHS.
More information about our work is available in our current Annual Report and in our Factsheet series.
Please note: This website was designed in 2003 and was subsequently optimised for use with the Internet Explorer web browser. Web trends have since changed and some website visitors may experience issues when accessing some aspects of this site using different web browsers. We are aware of this issue and apologies for any inconvenience this may cause and are looking to achieve wider Browser compatibility during the 2011/12 financial year.