Adult Protection

Adult Protection

A term used in health and social care agencies in the UK for the safeguarding of vulnerable adults who may need protection from neglect, potential or actual harm or abuse.
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With safety as one of its strong-suits, the Eclipse Cross has scored high within the 'Small Off-roader' vehicle class, achieving a 97% rating for Adult Protection and an 80% Pedestrian Protection rating.
The board has appointed Jill Hawes, formerly adult protection co-ordinator of Worcestershire Adults Safeguarding and MAPPA co-ordinator, as independent chair of this review.
The contract includes, among other things, counseling and / or mediation in the abovementioned living conditions, expert opinions on behalf of the courts and the child and adult protection authorities as well as public relations work.
Auto Business News-June 9, 2017--Renault Captur receives four star rating for adult protection and three stars for child occupant protection in Latin NCAP crash tests
The Renfrewshire Council chairman of child and adult protection said: "This tragedy has revealed these incidents don't only happen in inner cities and troubled neighbourhoods.
An Adult Protection inquiry found the care at Beechfields fell below expected standards and that negligence had led to Myfanwy's death.
All of the cars selected by the organisation for a frontal impact at 64km/h received zero-star adult protection ratings.
The Euro NCAP assessment mentioned a lack of safety systems and adult protection in delivering its verdict.
The results for adult protection in frontal and side impact collisions, pedestrian protection and child safety put the current Q7 among the safest cars in its category, a press release said.
It is also among the best in Wales for special educational needs statementing, for adult protection referrals where the risk has been managed and for keeping in contact with former looked after children.
Royal Mail will pass the information, with consent, to partner agencies such as Trading Standards, Adult Protection, West Yorkshire Police and Victim Support.
Dave Roberts, safeguarding lead for adult protection at the Royal, said: "We see around 20 to 35 female victims of domestic abuse each month at the Royal.
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