National Analysis of Safeguarding Adult Reviews

In December 2020 the Local Government Association (LGA) published a landmark study highlighting the findings of the first national analysis of SARs in England since the implementation of the Care Act. The full report and executive summary are available on the LGA website.

The LGA website also contains a range of briefings in relation to the SAR National Analysis for a range of audiences including SAB Chairs and Managers, senior managers, practitioners, as well as for individuals and families.


Analysis of Safeguarding Adults Reviews (SARs) April 2017 – March 2019

National SAR Analysis – 7 minute briefings

The LGA have produced a series of 7 minute briefings for different audiences regarding the findings of the national SAR analysis: