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Pressure ulcers that occur at the end of life should also no longer be recorded separately, according to the recommendations published by NHS Improvement, which will start to be rolled out this year. See article in Nursing Times.

BUPA Care Homes fined £400,000 over bedrail failures. Report on Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website.

A North West NHS Foundation Trust has been fined over its inappropriate management of the use of bedrails at its hospitals, according to a report on the HSE website.

Details from SCIE, the Social Care Institute for Excellence, about moving and handling and a care home fined for breach of the Health and Safety at Work Act.