Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel – practice guidance published

The new Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel has published practice guidance, which provides information on what the panel does, how it works and its practice principles. It sets out the panel’s role in identifying and overseeing the review of serious child safeguarding cases which raise issues of complex or national importance.

The guidance also explains when and how safeguarding partners should carry out rapid reviews. It also introduces the panel members and explains its important challenge function which it exercises with local safeguarding partners and with government.


National Child Mortality Database arrangements published

Arrangements for reporting child deaths to the new National Child Mortality Database (NCMD) have been published. From 1 April 2019, …

Safeguarding children online in early years settings

The UK Council for Internet Safety has published guidance to help those working in early years settings consider their practice …

New Year resolutions – accessibility for all

‘The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No.2) Accessibility Regulations 2018’. You will already know that the Government introduced new …