Issue details

KD 3836 Health, Housing and Adult Social Care: Surveillance Policy

The Safeguarding Adults Board Strategy identifies ten priority areas for action. Priority 10 – To promote the use of Information Technology for Safeguarding Adults, includes an action to agree the use of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act for safeguarding adults such as the options for surveillance.

This policy sets out the scope and options for use of surveillance, both overt and covert in order to prevent and detect the abuse of ‘adults at risk’.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant Impact on 1 or more Wards;

Decision status: Abandoned

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/02/2014

Decision due: Not before 2nd Jun 2014 by Cabinet

Department: Health, Housing & Adult Social Care

Contact: (Executive Director of Health, Housing & Adult Social Care).

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