20246 -Assaults

1) The total number of physical assaults on staff for the following time periods: 
· 2017-2018 
· 2018-2019, or up until the most recent month available 

2) The total number of non-physical assaults on staff for the following time periods:  
· 2017-2018 
· 2018-2019, or up until the most recent month available 

  • Reference:
    20246
  • Response:

    1) The total number of physical assaults on staff for the following time periods: 
    · 2017-2018 

    · 2018-2019, or up until the most recent month available 

    2) The total number of non-physical assaults on staff for the following time periods:  
    · 2017-2018 
    · 2018-2019, or up until the most recent month available 

    Please see the below table for all assaults on staff for the years 2017/18 and 2018/19

    Type – Incidents affecting the staff
    Stage of care – Abusive, violent, disruptive or self-harming behavior

      Year ? ?
    Type of Incident 2017/18 2018/19 Total
    Abuse – Other 20 28 48
    Alleged Verbal Abuse   1 1
    Assault etc. with a weapon 14 4 18
    Challenging behaviour/aggressive gesturing 271 158 429
    Disruptive, aggressive behaviour – other 123 146 269
    False Call Malicious 1   1
    Injured while restraining a patient 18 9 27
    Physical abuse, assault or violence 268 211 479
    Racial abuse, assault or violence 11 14 25
    Sexual abuse or assault 34 43 77
    Throwing objects aggressively 11   11
    Verbal abuse or disruption 419 346 765
    Total 1190 960 2150
     
  • Area:
    Trust wide
  • Category:
    • Emergency Operations
    • Health & Safety
    • Risk and Governance
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