Recommendation 1 – Increase the accommodation for pregnant women and mothers at Bandyup

Recommendation 2 – Build an infirmary in the women’s prison estate

Recommendation 3 – Implement a strategy for addressing the culture at Bandyup to improve staff response to distress and pain management

Recommendation 4 – Log all cell calls as required by local order 24

Recommendation 5 – Implement strategies to ensure staff on night shift have the skills and confidence for the role

Recommendation 6 – Improve incident reporting and classification

Recommendation 7 – Implement strategies to ensure prisoners feel safe at Bandyup

Department’s response to recommendations

Page last updated: December 10, 2018
The birth at Bandyup Women’s Prison in March 2018