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Safeguarding the child athlete in sport

Topics: Working with our partners International sport Safeguarding children Type:Publication

The new review, published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, aims to (1) present a summary of the scientific literature on the threats to children in sport; (2) introduce a framework to categorise these threats; (3) identify research gaps in the field and (4) provide safeguarding recommendations for sport organisations.

Jun 19 2015

Disclosure and Barring Service announces launch date for a number of changes

Topics: Safer recruitment Type:Legislation

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) has today announced the launch date for a number of important changes to its services. On 17 June 2013 they will launch the online Update Service and introduce the applicant only certificates.

May 29 2013