Safeguarding and Duty of Care

British Eventing Ltd (BE) fully accepts its legal, under The Children's Act (1989) and (2004), and moral obligation to provide a duty of care to protect all children and vulnerable adults and safeguard their welfare, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, parental or marital status, pregnancy, religion or belief, creed, sexual orientation and gender reassignment. A child/young person is defined as a person under the age of 18 (the Children's Act 1989).

BE, along with all other British Equestrian Federation (BEF) member bodies, fully adopts the BEF Safeguarding Equestrian Sport Policy. The full policy can be downloaded from the BEF website www.bef.co.uk.

 

Safeguarding policy