Online safety

Online Safety One Minute Guide

Most of us are ‘connected’ to the internet via our laptops, Smart Phones , tablets or personalcomputer. The internet can be a valuable source for all users allowing you to keep connected to friends, onlinestudying, play games and ‘surf’ the internet.There are various things we can do to ensure we keep ourselves and children safe online.

Some Golden Rules
• Don't give out personal information such as your address or phone number.
• Don’t send pictures of yourself to anyone, especially indecent pictures.
• Don't open emails or attachments from people you don't know.
• Don't become online ‘friends’ with people you don't know.
• Never arrange to meet someone in person who you've met online.
• If anything you see or read online worries you, tell someone about it.

 

for more information on Online Safety see the below resources and contacts

 

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