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Fitness to Practise – Warnings and their effect

We deal with the status of advice in our previous briefings in this series. Warnings are a step up the ladder in terms of the seriousness of response from a regulator. Warnings are most commonly issued when the relevant decision-maker determines…

What is ‘Advice’ and what is its significance?

This article is part of our series about the Fitness to Practise investigations process. When a fitness to practise investigation is closed at the filtering stage, without the need for referral to a full fitness to practise hearing, it is relatively…

Fitness to Practise – what is current impairment?

This is the second in our series of briefings about the Fitness to Practise investigations process. What is current impairment? The concept of “current impairment” of fitness to practise sits at the heart of the regulatory fitness to practise regimes of the…