Safeguarding definition

Safeguarding means measures or controls that are prescribed to protect information systems.
Safeguarding means measures and controls that are prescribed to protect classified information.

Examples of Safeguarding in a sentence

  • Safeguarding incidents and/or behaviours can be associated with factors outside the school or college and/or can occur between children outside the school or college.

  • The School applies for an enhanced disclosure from the DBS and a check of the Children's Barred List (now known as an Enhanced Check for Regulated Activity) in respect of all positions at the School which amount to "regulated activity" as defined in the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (as amended).

  • Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility.

  • The incident form is then posted in the Safeguarding box and reviewed by the DSO or deputy DSO within 7 days.

  • For more information on drinking water security activities, see CRS Report RL31294, Safeguarding the Nation’s Drinking Water: EPA and Congressional Actions, by (name redacted).


More Definitions of Safeguarding

Safeguarding means the action the Church takes to promote a safer culture in all our churches. In order to achieve this, we need to do a lot of hard work. We will promote the welfare of children, young people and adults. We will work to prevent abuse from occurring. We will seek to protect those that are at risk of being abused and respond well to those that have been abused. We will take care to identify where a person may present a risk to others and offer support to them whilst taking steps to mitigate such risks.
Safeguarding means measures or controls that are pre- scribed to protect information systems.
Safeguarding. ’ means the activities performed by an authorised user
Safeguarding means measures and controls to protect CUI from unauthorized access resulting from theft, trespass, or carelessness. The current safeguarding levels are “Controlled” and “Controlled Enhanced.”