You can link a new register item with an existing item by using 'create a related item'.
Common uses for this are:
1. New improvement suggestions resulting from an incident or complaint
2. a scheduled reporting task relating to a contract
To create a related item:
Open the register item (eg. Incident, Supplier, Contract) and click on ‘Create a related item’.
Select the register in which you want to create a new linked item.
Click 'Go'. This will launch the Details Form for the new linked item. The two items will be connected via a hyperlink in the system event history.
Issues linked to Improvements can be seen in the Closed Tab in the Improvements register: