This briefing provides guidance on the appropriate use of physical contact between adults and young people in sports activities.
This briefing outlines a consistent approach to decisions about the eligibility of pool lifeguards for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks.
This briefing offers information and guidance on safeguarding considerations and recruitment processes that should be put in place when recruiting staff from overseas.
Guidance to help sports clubs and organisations risk assess any safeguarding concerns around the membership of people with criminal records. This briefing paper highlights what needs to be done to ensure decisions made are fair and safe.
This guidance advises sports organisations on the types of procedures they should have in place to respond to reports of non-recent abuse in sport.
This guidance from the Rugby Football Union provides advice about how to support a child witness giving evidence during disciplinary hearings.
This briefing outlines the issues arising from bad weather conditions prior to and during an event, which assist in your decision-making.
Deaf and disabled children are particularly vulnerable to abuse. This briefing provides guidance on how to recognise and respond to concerns about the welfare of a child.
Thousands of children take part in martial arts – and its popularity is expanding at an incredible rate. So it's critical to get safeguarding and child protection right.
This briefing provides an overview of sexually harmful behaviour in children and young people and recommends ways in which to address worrying behaviour.