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A Guide to the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007

Bert Calder


This book is a summary of protection orders for adults at risk in the Scottish Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 - council duties, assessment, removal and banning orders. There are live examples from the author’s practice in social work from 1978 onwards. The author was involved in writing the Act code of practice.

Keywords: council officer, adult at risk, assessment order, removal order, banning order

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9781845860820
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2015 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860820.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Bert Calder, author