A2B Equestrian E-Dressage

Safeguarding Policy

Purpose

A2B Equestrian recognises that it has a duty of care towards children, young people and adults at risk, irrespective of age, any disability they have, gender, racial origin, religious belief and sexual identity.

The policy lays out the commitments made by A2B Equestrian s in relation to safeguarding.

What is safeguarding?

Safeguarding means taking all reasonable steps to prevent harm, particularly sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment from occurring; to protect people, especially vulnerable adults and children, from that harm; and to respond appropriately when harm does occur.

We recognise the right for all dressage participants to enjoy our competitions and we shall not tolerate any kind of bullying or abusive behaviour.

A2B Equestrian are fully committed to the principles of equality of opportunity and aims to ensure that all people, irrespective of ability, age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex and sexual orientation have equal opportunities to take part in dressage at any level and in any role.

Who To Contact

For confidential advice with any queries, or to report a concern or incident please email Amanda at advice@a2bequestrian.com.

If you have a general safeguarding query you can email info@a2bequestrian.com.

We will treat all queries seriously and confidentially.

A2B E-Dressage is there for all adults and children to enjoy, any ability is welcome and no form of abuse or discrimination will be tolerated.