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    28.01.21 | Restrictive intervention | CQC | BILD ACT | COVID-19

    BILD ACT advises on undertaking restrictive intervention training during COVID-19 pandemic

    The Bild Association of Certified Training (BILD ACT) Management Team has reinforced guidance on undertaking training relating to...

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    19.01.21 | Social distancing | COVID-19

    Requests for retail staff to enforce mask-wearing and social distancing rules creating a flashpoint for abuse

    Thousands of violent incidents against shop staff are being reported every week as retailers try to enforce mask-wearing and social...

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    11.01.21 | Mental Health | Mental Health Act |

    Consultation launched on proposed changes to the Mental Health Act

    The Government has launched a consultation into proposed changes to the Mental Health Act (MHA), with the view to ensuring patient's...

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    21.12.20 | De-escalation training | Behaviours of concern | Schools | Education

    Council fined for not having adequate risk assessments in place for school staff

    Luton Borough Council has been substantially fined for not having risk assessments in place to protect staff at a local secondary school....

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    17.12.20 | Older adults

    1 in 5 over 65s subject to abuse, charity warns

    Safer ageing charity, Hourglass, has revealed that 1 in 5 over-65s in the UK has experienced abuse, with almost 2.7 million victims...

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    14.12.20 | Post-traumatic stress disorder | trauma eLearning

    Is the mental health of security personnel being taken seriously enough?

    Thousands of security guards in the UK are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), having been exposed to frequent episodes...