So, even by their own admission up to one in ten interventions can result in the destruction of happy relationships. And they regard this as acceptable…..
Years ago I had a close friend who was both a child protection social worker and a pretty committed lefty, although I guess social worker is fairly synonymous with lefty so I repeat myself there. Anyway, when we discussed these secret courts she simply could not comprehend my loathing of them. To her they were just fine and dandy, and there was no understanding of the need for openness and the cleansing effects of sunlight.
Twenty years later we see the inevitable corruption. Hell, even if every decision were flawless the system itself is corrupt in its very structure.
For justice to be done it must be seen to be done, and there ain’t nuthin being seen here.