In addition, the task force researchers found no reliable screening tools to identify IPV in men or to identify abuse of elders or vulnerable adults in the absence of recognized signs and symptoms of abuse.
Cab drivers play a key part in the city's night-time economy and the training sessions will ensure that if they come across a situation where a child or vulnerable adult might need support they know how to respond and where to go to get help for that individual.
Wheatley, 29, and Imray, 35, deny murder and causing the death of a vulnerable adult but have admitted conspiracy to pervert the course of justice and Imray has admitted doing acts intended to pervert the course of justice.
Preventive Services Task Force has released updated recommendations regarding screening for intimate partner violence and abuse of elderly and vulnerable adults. Their previous recommendations in 2004 gave intimate partner violence screening an "I" recommendation, meaning that the evidence was inconclusive regarding the balance of benefits and harms in screening for intimate partner violence.