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Save Between £3,000 – £14,000 Over the Next Three years by Mapping Over to NFPS Ltd


Last week I blogged about the recent Supreme Court Ruling in relation to the ‘Non-Delegable Duty of Care’, and the implications for Security Companies who employ Door Supervisors on a full-time, part-time or on a sub-contracted basis. This liability possibly

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Posted in Business

The Implications of Article 2 of the ECHR, MoD sued for Negligence, a Farmer Charged with Gross Negligence Manslaughter and the ‘Nuremberg Defense’


Lawyers acting for the family of one of the Red Caps (Royal Military Police) killed in Iraq, have launched a legal claim alleging that commanders failed to take reasonable measures to keep him and his fellow military police officers safe.

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Posted in Physical Intervention

How We Do What We Do – The Difference That Makes The Difference


I recently received an e-mail from someone who has been a martial arts instructor for 25 years and who is also a Police instructor. He wanted to know how we could manage to train someone to be a Restraint Trainer

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Inquest Jury find that Jimmy Mubenga was Unlawfully Killed


An Inquest Jury has found that Jimmy Mubenga, an Angolan refugee who was killed whilst restrained on a flight out of Heathrow, was ‘unlawfully killed’ because ‘unreasonable force’ was used. To see and hear more click here: http://www.nfps.info/_blog/NFPS_Blog/post/jimmy-mubenga-was-unlawfully-killed/

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Posted in Reasonable Force

Face Down Restraint Caused 13 Deaths Last Year Alone


Face-down restraint is a hazardous position that caused 1000 injuries and 13 deaths last year alone. In addition, figures also revealed that at least 3,439 patients were restrained in a face down position despite the increased risk of death. The

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Posted in Physical Intervention, Positional Asphyxia

Lone Working for Door Supervisors


We recently received a request for information from a very experienced door supervisors and trainer who asked us for our advice in relation to working on a door on his own. In answering his question I thought that it might

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Posted in Reasonable Force, Risk Assessment