Prone restraint definition

Prone restraint means a restraint in which a student is held face down on the floor.
Prone restraint means restraining a student in a face-down position on the floor or another surface and applying physical pressure to the body of the student to keep the student in the prone position.
Prone restraint means a specific type of restraint in which a student is intentionally placed face down on the floor or another surface, and physical pressure is applied to the student’s body to keep the student in the prone position. (Use of prone restraint is prohibited in all District schools.)

Examples of Prone restraint in a sentence

  • Prone restraint, as defined in 603 CMR 46.02, shall only be permitted under the following, limited circumstances: ● The student has a documented history of serious self-injury and/or injuries to other students or staff; ● All other forms of physical restraint have failed to ensure the safety of the student and/or the safety of others.

  • Prone restraint is defined as all items or measures used to limit or control the movement or normal functioning of any portion, or all, of an individual’s body while the individual is in a face-down position for an extended period of time.


More Definitions of Prone restraint

Prone restraint means placing a child in a face down position.
Prone restraint means a restraint in which the student being restrained is secured in a prone (i.e., face-down) position.
Prone restraint means a physical restraint in which a student is placed face down on the floor or another surface, and physical pressure is applied to the student’s body to keep the student in the face-down position.
Prone restraint means physical or mechanical restraint while the individual is in the face-down position.
Prone restraint means a restraint in which a child is held face down on the floor or other surface.
Prone restraint means any restraint in which the child is held face down on the floor.
Prone restraint means the restraint of an individual facedown.