Like you, we’ve worked hard to become the best at what we do

With over 130 years' experience we know what it takes to be the best. That's why over the last 10 years, we have successfully defended over 78% of medical claims, making no compensation payments.

With all the risks and challenges you face daily, it's reassuring to know your professional reputation is safe with the MDU. Here's a reminder of why:

  • 24-hour medico-legal helpline
  • The UK's largest medico-legal team with real life experiences of the challenges you face
  • Robust defence at disciplinary hearings, GMC hearings and inquests
  • Professional medical indemnity for claims
  • Round-the-clock press office support when you need it
  • Up to date guidance and advice on the go through the MDU app.

Stronger in numbers

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Almost 47,000

members supported with complaints and professional matters over the last 5 years.

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Over 82%

of MDU claims successfully defended in 2020 making no compensation payments.

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Over 99%

of members calling during working hours in 2020 were speaking to a specialist adviser within 20 seconds.