Safety online is one thing that you have to consider before you start. The major topics to consider concern:

Planning for safety. 

Thinking about safety involves planning in advance and consider different safety topics that will affect your organisation. Organisations should develop procedures and policies that deal with online safety. The online world is changing fast. Planning for safety is probably not something that you can do one and for all. Having a plan on how to deal with this evolution can help. 

A good example of such a safety planner was developed by the South West Grid for Learning Trust and is available for download at

Concerning safety topics in Internet use, we recommend having a look at some good and well documented practices that are available at: