Responding to Child Protection Suspicions, Concerns, Knowledge or Allegations
Guidance on reporting accidents.
All accidents / incidents involving young people should be recorded using the Accidents/Incidents Form SG-05
Reporting Allegations of Abuse
The Children First Act 2015 places a legal obligation on certain people, many of whom are professionals, to report child protection concerns at or above a defined threshold to Tusla – Child and Family Agency. These mandated persons must also assist Tusla, on request, in its assessment of child protection concerns about children who have been the subject of a mandated report.
Information on Mandated Persons may be accessed here .
Safeguarding Children Referral Form SG-09