Use of Force

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Jul 17, 2016

Heavily pregnant mental health patient 'pinned to the floor' in NHS Trust

Multiple mainstream media outlets including BBC News, Daily Mail and Metro have this week reported that Central and North West London NHS Trust has launched an investigation after an eight month...

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8 Element Model

Apr 29, 2013

Work Related Violence - Learning the Lessons

Standards and guidance concerning violence risks have leapt forward over the past twelve years and 'violence reduction' is now a respected discipline with a degree for practitioners. Violence is a...

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School Playground

Sep 27, 2012

Inappropriate force? Ex-Hafod y Wern teacher suspended

BBC Wales has reported on a former deputy head who been suspended from teaching for six months after she lifted a six-year-old boy by the armpits and carried him into a school. Deborah Ellis said...

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Jul 10, 2012

Implementing Maybo Training - Our guest interview

Security Operational Manager for Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Simon Whitehorn, takes time out of his busy schedule to speak to us about his personal experience of using...

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Scales Of Justice

Apr 16, 2012

The use of 'Reasonable' force......

It seems that most weeks we are seeing stories covered in the media reporting on issues around the use, or misuse, of force for all manner of reasons. Only last week the Government revised its...

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Scales Of Justice

Mar 9, 2012

Restrictive physical interventions - learning from tragedy

Maybo estimates that around twenty individuals have died following use of force by security personnel in the UK in the past twelve years. The vast majority of incidents have involved door...

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