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  • Nursing Times reports A&E nursing staff ‘resigned to being abused by patients’
    Nursing Times reports A&E nursing staff ‘resigned to being abused by patients’
    20/02/2018

    A review of the experiences of hospital accident and emergency staff suggests that workers have resigned themselves to patient violence and aggression.

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  • Hospital attacks spur bosses to invest £250k in protection for staff and patients
    Hospital attacks spur bosses to invest £250k in protection for staff and patients
    09/02/2018

    Physical assaults on staff and patients at Wolverhampton NHS Trust rose by 133% in 2016/17, with more than 77 recorded attack during the year. There were also 165 counts of verbal abuse against staff as well as 5 counts against patients in the same time frame.

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  • NHFT publish positive response to body cameras
    NHFT publish positive response to body cameras
    17/01/2018

    NHFT have launched a video and magazine to give the public a glimpse of some of the behind the scenes work going on across hospitals and within the community.

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  • Rise in attacks on NHS staff 'completely unacceptable'
    Rise in attacks on NHS staff 'completely unacceptable'
    08/01/2018

    A rise of attacks on NHS staff in Sandwell is taking place, with health bosses declaring: ‘this is completely unacceptable’.

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  • Calla helps medics on bikes
    Calla helps medics on bikes
    20/10/2017

    Andrew Morrison from the Central Medical Support Group has spoken about their experiences with Calla at the Velo Birmingham Cycle Race, where they provided a Cycle Response Unit to competitors. Here's what he had to say:

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  • 42% NHS mental health staff face aggression in the workplace
    42% NHS mental health staff face aggression in the workplace
    09/10/2017

    Two out of five NHS mental health workers have been abused or attacked by a patient over the past year as services have become overstretched because of staff shortages, a new report has revealed.

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  • Surge in number of primary school children expelled for attacking teachers
    Surge in number of primary school children expelled for attacking teachers
    31/07/2017

    The Guardian has reported official figures show the number of primary school children expelled for attacking teachers has increased by 75 per cent over the past four years.

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  • Calla on the BBC
    Calla on the BBC
    08/05/2017

    Calla has appeared on the BBC Victoria Derbyshire show talking about the positive feedback shown in a medical journal around using body cameras in a mental health inpatient setting.

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  • Northampton Healthcare  NHS Foundation Trust release  paper outlining positive  feedback from using body  cameras in inpatient setting
    Northampton Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust release paper outlining positive feedback from using body cameras in inpatient setting
    04/05/2017

    Body worn cameras (BWCs) have long been proven to deescalate situations and provide an independent account of incidents in law enforcement. But can they make a difference in an inpatient setting?

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  • Teachers using body-cams in trial to combat unruly pupils
    Teachers using body-cams in trial to combat unruly pupils
    03/05/2017

    Teachers are using body-worn cameras in a trial to combat unruly pupils, an academic has revealed.

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