4LSAB Multi Agency Risk Management Framework (MARM)

This document is designed to guide staff on how to manage cases relating to adults where there is a high level risk of the circumstances of which sit outside the statutory adult safeguarding framework but for which a multiagency approach is needed to manage these risks in the most effective way. You will find links below to the overarching 4LSAB Framework and additional tools which have been developed for Southampton LSAB:

4LSAB Multi Agency Risk Management Framework
SSAB Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management Guidance
SSAB Quick Guide to MARM (FAQs)
SSAB Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Form
MARM Meetings Guidance
MARM Meeting Agenda Guidance
MARM Meeting Minutes Template
MARM Chronology Guidance
MARM Chronology Template

MARM Webinar – Updated Multi-Agency Risk Management Framework 2024

This webinar held in January 2024, is aimed at all professionals working with adults in Southampton and shares information about the updated Multi-Agency Risk Management Framework.  The webinar supports practitioners to identify when a MARM is appropriate and how to initiate or participate in a MARM meeting. There is discussion around case studies and practice guidance.

For a more in-depth look at the MARM please listen to this podcast created by Portsmouth SAB which aims to:

  • Provide an overview of the MARM framework
  • Provide a refresh on safeguarding concerns
  • Identify the criteria for a MARM meeting
  • Consider your role as part of the MARM framework