The following table contains organisations referenced in the Report and their acronyms or short-form names. This is not a complete list of all organisations referenced in the Report. For a complete list of commonly referenced organisations go to the Browse by organisation involved section of this site.  

Abbreviation Organisation name
ACPO Association of Chief Police Officers
AGO Attorney General's Office
AMA American Medical Association
Barnsley DGH Barnsley District General Hospital
BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
BMJ British Medical Journal
CID Criminal Investigation Department
County Council, the South Yorkshire County Council
CPS Crown Prosecution Service
DoE Department of the Environment
DPP Director of Public Prosecutions
Eastwoods Eastwood & Partners
FA Football Association
FL Football League
FSA Football Supporters' Association
HFSG Hillsborough Family Support Group
HMSO Her Majesty's Stationery Office
HMT Her Majesty's Treasury
HO Home Office
HSC Hillsborough Steering Committee
HSE Health and Safety Executive
ITN Independent Television News
MMI Municipal Mutual Insurance
LCC Liverpool City Council
LCVS Liverpool Charity and Voluntary Services
Liverpool FC Liverpool Football Club
MLC Sheffield Medico-Legal Centre
NALGO National Association of Local Government Officers
NGH Northern General Hospital
NHS National Health Service
PCA Police Complaints Authority
PTA Public Transport Authority
RHH/Royal Hallamshire Royal Hallamshire Hospital
RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects
SCC Sheffield City Council
SSGAG/ The Group Safety of Sports Grounds Advisory Group
Star The Sheffield Star
SWFC/ the Club Sheffield Wednesday Football Club
SYCC South Yorkshire County Council
SYMAS South Yorkshire Metropolitan Ambulance Service
SYP South Yorkshire Police
SYPA South Yorkshire Police Authority
UEFA Union of European Football Associations
WMP West Midlands Police
Working Party, The Officer Working Party
YAS Yorkshire Ambulance Service