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bystander

noun apprizer, attestant, attester, audience, beholder, corroborator, earwitness, enlightener, eyewitness, indicator, informant, informer, insider, listener, looker, monitor, observer, one who bears witness, onlooker, passer-by, reporter, seer, spectator, swearer, teller, testifier, tipster, tout, undercover man, viewer, viewership, watcher, witness, witness, witness to a crime, witness as to character
Associated concepts: accessory, disinterested party, Good Samaritan, innocent bystander, third persons
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All of this, she maintains, supports the impermissibility of option (ii) in Bystander.
A greater emphasis could also be placed on bystander training for males, who were consistently less likely to intervene throughout this research.
Giving instructions to others around you, for example telling people to call for help or help you to assist an injured person, will jolt others out of the bystander effect and encourage them to react.
Second, existing harm reduction strategies to identify likely fentanyl exposure should be adapted, such as training for bystanders that includes direct observation of anyone injecting or insufflating illicit opioids, ensuring that trained bystanders are equipped with sufficient doses of naloxone, expanding layperson training, and providing access to naloxone.
One interesting approach is to get bystanders to be active monitors and reporters of harassment online or in person.
The Arab bystander kicked the woman several times, while punching the man several times in the face as people watched .
Bystander has a significant role in identification of the event and the victim's need for assistance, calling the emergency helpline number, carrying out the dispatcher's instructions and performing CPR [4].
But almost all kids--nearly 9 in 10 students--are bystanders who see and hear bullying.
It was then that a bystander stepped in and shoved Estrada away, which allowed other nearby deputies to grab hold of him and detain him.
Most of us before were probably bystanders and we're more comfortable standing up to bullying now," said Zachary McGough, a sixth-grader who has undergone the training.
Initial reports from the police say that three people in the bus were killed and one female bystander.
Effective bystander CPR provided immediately after sudden cardiac arrest can double or triple a victim's chance of survival, but only 32 per cent of cardiac arrest victims get CPR from a bystander.