UK Safeguarding Resources

Sir Michael Bichard’s report was the first to focus on safeguarding:

‘ .. for those agencies whose job it is to protect children and vulnerable people, the harsh reality is that if a sufficiently devious person is determined to seek out opportunities to work their evil, no one can guarantee that they will be stopped.  Our task is to make it as difficult as possible for them to succeed…’

In the UK, the safeguarding of children and adults at risk is achieved by a combination of measures, which include these best practice resources: