Salisbury Foundation Trust

FOI_4784

Internal Reference Number: FOI_4784

Date Request Received: 27/12/2018 15:03:04

Date Request Replied To: 14/01/2019 08:52:43

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Request Summary: Bullying and sexual harassment/ sexual offences

Request Category: Media

 
Question Number 1:
How many cases of bullying and sexual harassment/ sexual offences have been reported to your NHS trust about NHS staff over a five-year period (financial years - 2013,14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18)? Please break this down by year and say whether it was a case of bullying or sexual harassment/ offences.
 
Answer To Question 1:
2013 1 physical, 2 sexual
2014 1 physical
2015
2016 1 physical
2017 1 physical, 2 sexual
2018 1 physical
 
Question Number 2:
Please can you say the gender of the accuser and those being accused, as well as giving a description of the accuser and accused's job title and seniority level.
 
Answer To Question 2:
Accused
2013 3 male
2014 1 male
2015
2016 1 female
2017 3 male
2018 1 male

2013 1 Medical, 1 Nursing, 1 Support Worker
2014 1 Support Worker
2015 1 Support Worker
2016
2017 2 Medical, 1 Health Care Support Worker
2018 1 Support Worker

Accusers
2013 3 male
2014 1 male
2015
2016 1 female
2017 3 male
2018 1 male

2013 2 Patients, 1 member of Staff
2014 1 Member of Staff
2015 1 Patient
2016
2017 3 Patients
2018 1 member of staff

 
Question Number 3:
How many people over a five-year period (Financial years - 2013,14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18) were dismissed or disciplined as a result of bullying and sexual harassment/ any sexual offences? Please break this down by year and offence, and say the job title of those affected, as well as their seniority level.
 
Answer To Question 3:
2013 1 dismissed, 1 disciplined
2014 1 dismissed
2015
2016
2017 1 dismissed.
2018 1 under investigation

2013 1 Support Worker, 1 Medical Staff
2014 1 Support Worker
2015
2016
2017 1 Medical Staff
2018 1 Support Worker
 
Question Number 4:
How many non-disclosure agreements were issued in bullying/ harassment cases over a five-year period (Financial years - 2013,14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18)? Please break this down by year and provide any information about the nature of the complaint.
 
Answer To Question 4:
There were no compromise agreements in any of the above cases.
 
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