zero tolerance policy

Medspeak-UK NHS management’s position regarding the protection of staff against incidences of violence
Vox populi Any policy that results in discipline—e.g., expulsion—after a single offense

zero tolerance policy

Substance abuse A stance taken by US government, that any type of drug abuse is punishable by incarceration. See Correctional facility, War on Drugs.
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Karachi -- The PIA Management has taken another bold step and has demonstrated its Zero Tolerance policy towards corruption by dismissing three of its personnel for issuing unauthorized boarding cards to a passenger.
There can only be a zero tolerance policy against jihadists," Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner told the news agecy, saying that foreign fighters who had won refugee status in Austria should have that status revoked.
In his order, Judge Caputo states, "Ciavarella's enactment and expansion of a zero tolerance policy dictating how probation officers were to handle violations of probation and other charging decisions fall outside the scope of judicial action.
Ahmad Yousif Al-Draiweesh has said that students should conduct research work in a creative way, to make research more original; university would launch zero tolerance policy against plagiarism.
New Delhi, May 26 ( ANI ): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has termed the naxal attack on Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh as gruesome, and said that the government needed to adopt a zero tolerance policy towards terrorism and Naxalism.
The private company brought in to implement a zero tolerance policy towards dog owners who allow their pets to foul streets will patrol over the weekend.
We have a zero tolerance policy on discrimination of any kind, which is enshrined in our supporters' charter and ground regulations.
But what does the Commission's GM zero tolerance policy mean for importers?
The new Israeli government will have a zero tolerance policy towards these sorts of attacks and will refuse to accept them as routine," he said.
At the memorial service for murdered Lindsey Jones, he boldly announces his new Zero Tolerance policy to the press.
COUNCIL bosses have hailed a zero tolerance policy for doubling the number of prosecutions of benefit cheats.
If you start a zero tolerance policy, then the next generation might have a chance of growing up as decent citizens.