Weighing up whistleblowing

  • Registrars must report colleagues' misconduct under mandatory reporting laws
  • Repercussions of failure to report can be significant
  • Seek advice from MDO as to whether colleagues' conduct should be reported
  • Speak to colleague of concern before reporting
  • Consider reporting in a group - if possible

DANGEROUS professional conduct: it’s not encountered too often by registrars. But if it did affect you, would you know what to do?