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Risk and (un)reliability in child protection and safeguarding

Devine, Lauren; Parker, Stephen



This paper is a summary of evidence given by the expert panel at the Public engagement event held at Bristol Family Justice Centre, 21st July 2016. This event debated the motion ‘Is the child protection system too risk adverse?’ The expert panel consisted of Dr Lauren Devine and Stephen Parker, the Principal and Co-Investigator of the Economic and Social Research Council funded project 'Rethinking Child Protection Strategy'.

Presentation Conference Type Conference Paper (unpublished)
Start Date Jul 21, 2016
Publication Date Jun 21, 2016
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
APA6 Citation Devine, L., & Parker, S. (2016, July). Risk and (un)reliability in child protection and safeguarding. Paper presented at Public Debate 21 July 2016 : Is our child protection system too risk adverse?
Keywords child protection, safeguarding, unreliable, risk, expert evidence
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Additional Information Title of Conference or Conference Proceedings : Public Debate: Is the child care system too risk adverse?


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