BBC News: UK universities face ‘gagging order’ criticism

BBC News: UK universities face ‘gagging order’ criticism “UK universities are being accused of using “gagging orders” to stop bullying, discrimination and sexual misconduct allegations becoming public. Dozens of academics have told BBC News they were “harassed” out of their jobs and made to sign non-disclosure agreements after making complaints. Figures obtained by the BBC…

Intersol ‘Bottle’ 300 Years of Interviewing Expertise for UK Policing.

Intersol ‘Bottle’ 300 Years of Interviewing Expertise for UK Policing. Are you a police force struggling with resource and finance? Would you like to save tens of thousands of pounds and keep your officers operational? Are you passionate about investigation competence and your reputation? If so please take a moment to reflect on this serious…

Friday Feedback – LNER Achieve Level 3 Investigative Interviewing Accreditation

Friday Feedback – LNER Achieve Level 3 Investigative Interviewing Accreditation LNER recognise the value of reliable, detailed and accurate investigations in the workplace and continue to support development of their staff with this unique accreditation by the team at Intersol Global. Delivered earlier this week at LNER’s York training base to a mixed cohort from…

Intersol Global Partner With Thinking Audit to Deliver Training and Associated Services

Intersol Global Partner With Thinking Audit to Deliver Training and Associated Services Thinking Audit is a fresh and dynamic approach to the profession so it was inevitable that after initial meetings it has been decided to fuse their technical audit skills with the ‘softer’ skills of Intersol. Watch this space for the launch of a…

Criminal Procedure and Investigation (C.P.I.A.) Act 1996 Training – Case Study

Criminal Procedure and Investigation (C.P.I.A.) Act 1996 Training – Case Study.   Requirements Against a background of well-documented recent miscarriages of justice resulting from investigation disclosure shortcomings a national regulator identified a C.P.I.A. training need for employees. Recent examples include: https://www.gardencourtchambers.co.uk/prosecution-case-collapses-in-the-face-of-serious-disclosure-failings/ and https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43923056 The corporate cost of failed investigations as a result of poor disclosure…

Intersol Onboard 8 New Inquiry Associates

Intersol Onboard 8 New Inquiry Associates as they go from strength to strength in the investigation and inquiry training, advising and delivery market. Intersols positioning as a ‘disrupter’ is leading to rapidly growing demand for training of investigation and investigative interviewing and the delivery of external inquiry case management support that is robust and ethical.…

University disciplinary processes under the microscope

University disciplinary processes under the microscope This year’s Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week has come at a highly relevant time for the higher education sector, with university discipline investigations in the spotlight of late. But behind the headlines, universities are working hard to make improvements in how incidents are handled and resolved. As the week…

CPIA Disclosure Training. Nothing Beats Peer Feedback!

CPIA Disclosure Training. Nothing Beats Peer Feedback! “I wanted to let you know what a brilliant job Graham did today providing disclosure input to us at the (regulators). I’ve had disclosure ‘training’ a few times over the years and thought I had a ‘reasonable’ handle on it but today’s training has proved that I didn’t…

Intersol Global Retained by UCL for External Investigation Support

  Intersol are delighted to be contracted by University College London (UCL) as their external investigation experts and will provide investigation training, advice, and operational support where needed, to UCL staff responsible for conducting workplace inquiries into misconduct, particularly those of a serious nature or where the misconduct might amount to criminality. This is a…