Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Human Application closed SAEARs

Type of Event or Reaction
Q3 2019/20
Q4 2019/20
Q1 2020/21
Q2
2020/21
2019/20 Total Year
2018/19 Total Year
2017/18 Total Year

Event linked to Distribution

10

2

1

3

15

5

1

Event linked to End use

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Event linked to Materials

1

3

2

3

5

0

1

Event linked to Preservation

0

1

0

1

1

0

0

Event linked to Processing

27

13

13

3

58

20

21

Event linked to Procurement

107

27

46

24

178

40

18

Event linked to Storage

5

0

3

2

14

4

10

Event linked to Testing

25

6

5

4

38

12

6

Event linked to Transportation

1

2

2

2

4

4

2

Event linked to Other process

11

3

19

5

23

5

8

Total – Events
187
57
91
47
336
90
67

Reaction in Donor

4

3

1

0

7

0

2

Reaction in Recipient

1

1

1

0

2

3

10

Total – Reactions
5
4
2
0
9
3
12
Total – Events and Reactions
192
61
93
47
345
93
79

You can find the latest quarterly reports detailing the nature and volume of the incidents below:

Last updated on: 13 Oct 2020