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The Correctional Institution in Šabac, acting on the recommendations of the NPM, took measures to fill vacancies and new employment. The Instution informed the NPM that the number of detention beds was adjusted to the standard of living space of the PDLs, and that they replacement of all invalid panic tasters. Also, after NPM visit one prisoner from the closed department started to work on the site of the hygien in that department. Acting upon the recommendation, the Institution has trained a newly appointed doctor of medicine on his obligations under the Law on the Execution of Criminal Sanctions, as well as on the handling of cases of coercion measures in accordance with the Istanbul Protocol.

The Administration for the Execution of Criminal Sanctions informed the NPM that in the short term the person in charge of the management of the Institution will be assigned to the position of the ward, as well as the activities undertaken for the standardization of medical examinations, the preparation of reports after examination and documentation and reporting after using coercive measures.

The Correctional Institution in Sabac was visited on April 3, 2018, in order to monitor the implementation of the 37 recommendations of the NPM that were sent in 2014. Also, in this report, 11 additional recommendations have been sent for remedying the observed shortcomings and improving the treatment of PDLs.