For most parents it is a question of when, rather than if, they decide to give their child their first device, be that a phone, a tablet, or a laptop. This can be a big decision. The freedom that comes with owning a device is a big step for children, and for their guardians.
It is important to remember that even if a child is tech-savvy, they need to be taught how to be tech-safe. Experts at Safety Centre have created 5 steps to help you make that first device (or brand-new model!) safer for the child or young person in your care.
What can you do?
Read the 5 steps you can follow to make your child's first device safer to use: