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Surveillance – who's watching you?

Surveillance – who's watching you? Purpose – This article seeks to explore the use of surveillance in personal litigation. Design/methodology/approach – The paper involves a discussion drawing upon case material in relation to acquired brain injury. Findings – Surveillance can have a detrimental effect upon the person with traumatic brain injury's emotional state and psychological wellbeing, adversely effecting rehabilitation and potentially producing misleading information. Practical implications – This paper raises awareness of the possible ramifications of surveillance and the need for vigilance by families and social care staff. Originality/value – The paper highlights the ethical implications and potential adverse effects of surveillance. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Social Care and Neurodisability Emerald Publishing

Surveillance – who's watching you?

Social Care and Neurodisability , Volume 3 (1): 3 – Feb 17, 2012

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2012 Emerald Group Publishing Limited. All rights reserved.
ISSN
2042-0919
DOI
10.1108/20420911211207053
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Abstract

Purpose – This article seeks to explore the use of surveillance in personal litigation. Design/methodology/approach – The paper involves a discussion drawing upon case material in relation to acquired brain injury. Findings – Surveillance can have a detrimental effect upon the person with traumatic brain injury's emotional state and psychological wellbeing, adversely effecting rehabilitation and potentially producing misleading information. Practical implications – This paper raises awareness of the possible ramifications of surveillance and the need for vigilance by families and social care staff. Originality/value – The paper highlights the ethical implications and potential adverse effects of surveillance.

Journal

Social Care and NeurodisabilityEmerald Publishing

Published: Feb 17, 2012

Keywords: Surveillance; Defence tactics; Litigation; Personal injury; Damages

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