Safe Guarding Policy

INtroduction 

FreshRB C.I.C. makes a positive contribution to a strong and safe community and recognises the right of every individual to stay safe. FreshRB C.I.C. comes into contact with children and / or vulnerable adults through the following activities: Video Production and Professional Photography.The types of contact with children and / or vulnerable adults will be controlled.

This policy seeks to ensure that FreshRB C.I.C. undertakes its responsibilities with regard to protection of children and / or vulnerable adults and will respond to concerns appropriately. The policy establishes a framework to support paid and unpaid staff in their practices and clarifies the organisation’s expectations.

 

Legislation 

The principal pieces of legislation governing this policy are:

• Working together to safeguard Children 2010

• The Children Act 1989

• The Adoption and Children Act 2002:

• The Children act 2004

• Data Protection Act 1998

• Sexual Offences Act 2003

• Protection of Freedoms Act 2012

• Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006

• Care Standards Act 2000

• Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998

• The Police Act – CRB 1997

• Mental Health Act 1983

• NHS and Community Care Act 1990

 

For more information on our safeguarding policy, please contact us and request our extensive document.