Questions over plans to water down mandatory reporting of child sexual abuse

Fiona Simpson
Monday, May 13, 2024

The chair of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has criticised the government over watering down plans for the mandatory reporting of child sexual abuse.

Concerns over failure to report abuse will be referred to regulators like Ofsted, government has announced. Picture: Adobe Stock
Concerns over failure to report abuse will be referred to regulators like Ofsted, government has announced. Picture: Adobe Stock

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