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Supreme Court Ruling on Non-Delegable Duty of Care


A recent ruling from the UK’s highest court, the Supreme Court, has paved the way for the family of a brain damaged girl to pursue compensation from a local education authority and this ruling has major implications for any organisation

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Refresher Training for Restraint Instructors


Our next Restraint and Breakaway Instructors Refresher Courses will be taking place between the 11th – 13th June and the 24th – 26th September. The March refresher was oversubscribed and places are already filling up for both of these courses.

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Posted in Physical Intervention, Reasonable Force

Call The Police and They Will Sue You


You will have possibly seen the news item on the policewoman who is suing a garage owner after she tripped on a kerbstone whilst responding to a 999 call in relation to a suspected burglary. To read more go to:

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Posted in Physical Intervention, Reasonable Force, Risk Assessment

New – BTEC L3 Unit in The Law and Risk Management in Relation to Reasonable Force


We are delighted to announce that we are now offering a BTEC Level 3 Award Certificate in The Law & Risk Management in Relation to Reasonable Force. The Unit is intended for people who need to demonstrate a formal understanding

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Posted in Reasonable Force

Softcuffs the Safer Handcuff Option – Interview with Mark Williams


Following on from the recent posts that we have uploaded on Managing a Prolonged Restraint and the recent findings of the Winterbourne View Serious Case Review I think that you will find the following interview and demonstration by Mark Williams, one of the UK’s

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Serious Case Review Recommends Banning T-Supine Restraint


The recent Serious Case review into Winterbourne View has recommended that the use of the T-Supine Restraint Position should be banned. To watch a short video on the issue click on the picture above or go to: http://www.nfps.info/_blog/NFPS_Blog

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Posted in Corporate Manslaughter, Physical Intervention, Positional Asphyxia, Reasonable Force

Free Offer Extended on New e-book


Hi Guys. I have decided to extend the Free offer on the new book. It will be Free for another day starting from tomorrow as an Amazon Kindle product at: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Understanding-Reasonable-Force-Edition-ebook/dp/B009GILW86/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1349791017&sr=1-1, but you can also get a pdf copy now by

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