What you need to know about childrens data
Public bodies have a special responsibility to safeguard children, and data relating to children is collected for a wide range of statutory and other purposes. Now the regulatory framework is beginning to tighten, with the introduction of the Age Appropriate Design Code, and the UK’s new online safety regime starting to take shape. What issues do public bodies need to consider in relation to children’s data? And how might new technology contribute to children’s safety and wellbeing in the UK?