Breakfast Serial 2019: Essential Safeguarding

This year’s Bates Wells Breakfast Serial will distil the expertise of our sector-leading charity lawyers into eleven bitesize seminars.

This session provides an introduction into key areas of safeguarding law and practice, as its applies to charities, including:

  • An introduction/refresher on what safeguarding is and developments in the past 12 months;
  • An overview of the legal framework for safeguarding;
  • DBS checks and other good recruitment practice;
  • Safeguarding policies: whether you need one and what should go in it;
  • What to do if a safeguarding concern arises;
  • Data protection and information security.


8:00am Registration 

8:30am - 9:30am Seminar