The NSPCC has published a new report
which compiles the most robust and up-to-date child protection
data that exists across each of the four nations in the UK.
How Safe Are Our Children? helps professionals understand
how many children are being abused and neglected, as well as to
track progress so that society can be held to account for its
responsibility to children. Only by monitoring the extent of child
abuse and neglect in the UK can we judge whether efforts to prevent
maltreatment and to protect children are working.
A video accompanies the report and can be seen at the