Read my posts about the Independent Safeguarding Authority which existed between 2006 and 2012. It then merged with the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) to form the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Rejoice! 11 months (and 1 new government) on and the Home Office responds

Long term readers may recall my concerns over how the approach the Independent Safeguarding Authority was taking to the Vetting and Baring scheme, and in particular the way its guidance suggested that it didn’t really treat being found innocent in a court as counting as being innocent. The ISA passed the issue on to the … Read the full post »