Dr Ian Levy discusses the importance of safety standards for software development to improve online safety

“Safe software shouldn’t help kids get access to damaging content and shouldn’t target them for adverts for inappropriate products like nicotine and cosmetic surgery”

Safe software should provide a simple way for children to ask for help when they’ve made a mistake and for that help to be provided quickly and painlessly, whether the mistake was sexting someone, remote opening the house to a burglar…”