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Professional Risk and Working with People [electronic resource] : Decision-Making in Health, Social Care and Criminal Justice

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781843103899Publication details: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2008.ISBN:
  • 9781846427572
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Professional Risk and Working with People : Decision-Making in Health, Social Care and Criminal JusticeDDC classification:
  • 362
LOC classification:
  • HD61
Online resources:
Contents:
FRONT COVER; Professional Risk and Working with People: Decision-Making in Health, Social Care and Criminal Justice; Contents; PREFACE; Chapter 1 Risk: Making It Work For and Not Against You; Chapter 2 Map and Model; Chapter 3 The Law: From Judging to Supporting Decision-making; Chapter 4 Risk Assessment; Chapter 5 Risk Management; Chapter 6 Risk Communication; Chapter 7 Risk Procedures; Chapter 8 Risk Policies; Chapter 9 Risk Strategies; Chapter 10 Conclusion; APPENDIX: SHARED VOCABULARY OF RISK AND RISK-TAKING; REFERENCES; SUBJECT INDEX; AUTHOR INDEX; INDEX OF LEGISLATION; INDEX OF CASE LAW
Summary: Professional Risk and Working with People provides advice on assessing and managing risks for all those employed to take risks with or on behalf of other people. The authors explore issues of risk assessment and management that provides readers with a broad knowledge of risk practices that can be applied across a range of disciplines. They detail the benefits of risk as well as the potential harm and explain relevant legislation and concepts of negligence in clear and accessible language. Examples of risk policies, systems and effective judgement in managing complex risk decisions are also inc
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FRONT COVER; Professional Risk and Working with People: Decision-Making in Health, Social Care and Criminal Justice; Contents; PREFACE; Chapter 1 Risk: Making It Work For and Not Against You; Chapter 2 Map and Model; Chapter 3 The Law: From Judging to Supporting Decision-making; Chapter 4 Risk Assessment; Chapter 5 Risk Management; Chapter 6 Risk Communication; Chapter 7 Risk Procedures; Chapter 8 Risk Policies; Chapter 9 Risk Strategies; Chapter 10 Conclusion; APPENDIX: SHARED VOCABULARY OF RISK AND RISK-TAKING; REFERENCES; SUBJECT INDEX; AUTHOR INDEX; INDEX OF LEGISLATION; INDEX OF CASE LAW

Professional Risk and Working with People provides advice on assessing and managing risks for all those employed to take risks with or on behalf of other people. The authors explore issues of risk assessment and management that provides readers with a broad knowledge of risk practices that can be applied across a range of disciplines. They detail the benefits of risk as well as the potential harm and explain relevant legislation and concepts of negligence in clear and accessible language. Examples of risk policies, systems and effective judgement in managing complex risk decisions are also inc