Blog Archives

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:

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Reasonable Force

Top Ten Tips for Trainers Delivering Courses

Have you ever walked out of a shop because you received bad service? Well you probably walked in there in the first place (or at least you were considering) to purchase something. Yet, because you were made to feel unwelcome,

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Business

The Governments Proposal to Ban Prone Restraint and the Other Side of the Argument

To hear more about this issue and to hear opinions from a barrister at law and Mark Williams, a Leading UK Expert on the Use of Force, click here:

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Reasonable Force, Risk Assessment

An Experts Opinion on Risk Assessments by Mark Williams

Following on from our last few blog posts about the importance of risk assessments and the potential liability for organisations, I thought that I would share with you an e-mail that I received from Mark Williams who ran the ERB,

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Risk Assessment

Fifth Corporate Manslaughter Prosecution in Progress

The manager of a coalmine in south Wales where four men died after it flooded has been charged with gross negligence manslaughter, the Crown Prosecution Service has announced. This is the fifth prosecution to be brought under the Corporate Manslaughter

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Corporate Manslaughter

Manual Handling Causes a Third of All Workplace Injuries

Manual handling causes over a third of all workplace injuries. These include work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) such as pain and injuries to arms, legs and joints, and repetitive strain injuries of various sorts and this has massive implications for companies

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Physical Intervention

Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 37 other followers

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 37 other followers