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Table 2 The Brief Spousal Assault Form for the Evaluation of Risk (B-SAFER)

From: Intimate partner violence during COVID-19 lockdown in Norway: the increase of police reports

Perpetrator risk factors Psychosocial adjustment Victim vulnerability factors
Violent acts General criminality Inconsistent behavior/attitude
Violent threats or thoughts Intimate relationship problems Extreme fear
Escalation Employment problems Inadequate access to resources
Violation of court orders Substance use problems Unsafe living situation
Violent attitudes Mental health problems Personal problems