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Guidance updated on local authorities reporting child safeguarding incidents

Date:26 FEB 2019

Government guidance for local authorities on reporting a serious child safeguarding incident to the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel has been updated.


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The guidance has been retagged to the Department for Education and the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel, telling local authorities how they should be filing reports and notifying the panel.

This update has caused a consequent update to the statutory guidance Working together to safeguard children.

Source: Report a serious child safeguarding incident


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