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First, there is a ‘deﬁnition of order’, which comprises the norms and expectations underpinning a secure environment. Second, there is some element of ‘authority’ or ‘authorities’, which sets out the basis and justiﬁcation for the ‘deﬁnition of order’. Third and fourth are the ‘technologies’ used for achieving security and the ‘mentalities’ that determine the ways in which issues are constructed and addressed. ‘Technologies’ require resources and an institutional base so ‘institutions’ are the ﬁfth element.
Some healthcare workers have experienced much more serious attacks. For example, in 2004 a William Kerr was given a life sentence after being convicted of assault and intent to ravish after perpetrating a brutal attack on a nurse 38 Doing Security on the nightshift of Penrith Inﬁrmary. He threatened the nurse with a knife, punched her and tore her underwear off in what was described as a ‘terrifying sustained attack’. Kerr was told he would serve a minimum of 10 years and it transpired he had two previous convictions for sexual assault (BBC News, 2004d).
A node like this may be primarily a part of an integrated network, like a department in a ﬁrm; it may be linked to other nodes in multiple networks without having a primary network afﬁliation, like a small lobbying ﬁrm; or it may be what we call a ‘superstructural node’, which brings together representatives of different nodal organisations to concentrate the members’ resources and technologies for a common purpose but without integrating the various networks – a trade association, for example.