REPORT OF AN INQUIRY. BY LORD LAMING. Presented to Parliament by the. Secretary of State for Health and the Secretary of State for the Home Department. The Protection of Children in England: A Progress Report, The Lord Laming, March 3. The Government’s interim response to Lord. Appendix 1. The Protection of Children in England: A Progress Report, Lord Laming,. March 1. LORD LAMING’S REPORT – AN ANALYSIS OF THE.

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Maybe Yes this page is useful No this page is not useful Is there anything wrong with this page? The report made 58 recommendations for how to bring about a “step change” in protecting children from harm. Ofsted should focus its evaluation of Serious Case Reviews on the depth of the learning a review has provided and the quality of recommendations it has made to protect children. Local authorities must ensure that? The Department for Children, Schools and Families should revise guidance to say that the formal purpose of Serious Case Reviews is to learn lessons for improving individual agencies, as well as for improving multiagency working.

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The Laming Report – Summary

Lord Laming reserved much of his criticism for the workings of social services departments, which he said suffered from “low staff morale, poor supervision, high caseloads, under-resourcing and inadequate training”. The government must provide further guidance to Local Safeguarding Children Boards on how to operate effectively following recent Loughborough University research.


Information and guidance Date: Department for Children, Schools and Families. The Department of Health should work to develop a national lamnig programme to improve the understanding and skills of the children?

We are in the process of moving to one Virtual College website. The Department for Children, Schools and Families should ensure Serious Case Reviews focus on the effective learning of lessons and implementation of recommendations and the timely introduction of changes to protect children.

The protection of children in England: a progress report

Ofsted Inspectors responsible for inspecting child protection should have direct experience of child protection work. The Department for Children, Schools and Families should establish statutory representation on Local Safeguarding Children Boards from schools, adult mental health and adult drug and alcohol services.

The Department for Children, Schools and Families should set out elements of high quality supervision. To help us improve GOV. The Relational Safeguarding Model: Ask him about his floors, I dare you. The General Social Care Council should: Many professionals involved in the case admitted they were overwhelmed by their workloads, downtrodden by low pay and morale and did not communicate with one another.

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These are all summarised below. Ofsted should give greater prominence to how well schools are fulfilling child protection responsibilities. Lord Laming singled out computer systems for recording information about vulnerable children, saying they were “hampering progress”.


‘The protection of children in England: A progress report’ – Every Child Matters

When she died in Februaryshe weighed just 3st 10lb 24kg and was found to have separate injuries. A progress reportand its recommendations, are aimed at making sure that good practice becomes standard practice in every service. This report from Lord Laming into progress being made across the country to implement effective arrangements for safeguarding children.

He wrote in his report: Lord Laming’s review of Baby P failures When Lord Laming found himself conducting an inquiry into child welfare services six years after his original investigation into the death of eight-year-old Victoria Climbie, his frustration was obvious.

His far-reaching report, The protection of children lorv England: Published 12 March What were you doing?

All relort, probation, adult mental health and adult drug and alcohol services should understand referral processes. A Progress Report on 12 March This should be monitored by government.

Associated documents Secretary of State letter to Lord Laming 2. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. All government departments to create a comprehensive approach to children through national strategies and the organisation of their services.

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