Welcome to the Injury on Duty Pensioners Association.

"Supporting the rights of injured officers"

Have you been called for a review of your injury pension?

  • Know your rights

    Know your rights

    Have you been called for review and need to know what to do, and what your rights are? The first thing to do is not panic. It can be a very distressing time, even if you’ve been called to review before. Let’s firstly look at the mechanism, or legislation which... Read More »

Christmas Cards – Choice of three designs

Grand Prize Draw 2018 – The Results Are Here

Latest Blogs…

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The Staffordshire Saga

Never let the truth get in the way of a ...
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Tully – Revisited

Neither are we impressed by the so-called floodgates argument advanced ...
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Maladministration goes beyond reviews

Wrongdoing can only be avoided if those who are not ...
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The ICO Audits Staffordshire Police

We are drowning in information and starved for knowledge. ― Author ...
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Latest News…

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  • Mark Botham Appears In NARPO News

    Mark Botham Appears In NARPO News

    The “November 2018 | Issue 96” edition of the monthly NARPO magazine contained this full page article by Mark Botham. Mark is the Managing Director of Botham Solutions which provides training, a health and safety consultancy and advises on matters such as police pensions. He is an ex Yorkshire Police Federation... Read More »
  • CC Morgan cancelled today’s IOD meeting at Staffordshire Headquarters

    CC Morgan cancelled today’s IOD meeting at Staffordshire Headquarters

    We recently reported that Chief Constable Gareth Morgan had invited vulnerable pensioners to Staffordshire Police Headquarters to discuss the Police (Injury Benefit) Regulations 2006 and in particular Regulation 33. He also rejected the offer for the pensioners legal representatives to attend in order to represent their clients. We understand that... Read More »


  • Membership


    Who can join? We offer membership to officers that have retired with an injury on duty pension, or are going through the process of ill health retirement and expect to receive an injury on duty pension at the conclusion of the process. We have members from every force in the country... Read More »

Legal Advice

  • Signpost to Legal Advice

    Signpost to Legal Advice

    We are a support based association with shared experiences that provides signposting and opinion and as such we do not give legal advice.  Support and information in facilitating you to deal with a frightening process is our strength and where IODPA cannot give legal advice, we can provide you with information... Read More »

Meet our Patrons and Ambassadors

  • Patrons and Ambassadors

    Patrons and Ambassadors

    IODPA Patrons Pete Conway –  Comedian, singer and entertainer   I first became aware of the IODPA through talking to some of my old colleagues. I only spent a short time in the old Stoke on Trent City force but it was my formative years and I have remained friends... Read More »

Case Studies…

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  • Karen


    Karen’s story On 23rd January 2004, at about 8.00 pm, Karen’s life changed forever. Karen, a police constable, aged just thirty eight, was attacked whilst attempting to arrest a male for robbery. The suspect resisted arrest; he fought with Karen, reigning several blows down on her head. The struggle continued... Read More »