Your rights and safety

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Royal College of Nursing , [London]
StatementRoyal College of Nursing.
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Open LibraryOL16252939M

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Being stopped by police is a stressful experience that can go bad quickly. Here we describe what the law requires and also offer strategies for handling police encounters. We want to be clear: The burden of de-escalation does not fall on private citizens — it falls on police officers.

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This makes it difficult.Employees have the following three basic rights: Right to refuse unsafe work. Right to participate in the workplace health and safety activities through the Health and Safety Committee (HSC) or as a worker health and safety representative.

Right to know, or the right to be informed about, actual and potential dangers in the workplace.