Safety on the Internet
Last updated November 1, 2010
You are probably an expert on using the internet and fully
understand why you have to be careful when communicating with
others on-line. If this is the case, you will probably know
when something doesn't feel quite right when you are on-line.
If you ever feel this way, remember to report it.
Check and see how safe you actually are, share your ideas and
experiences with others and get advice on how to get out of any bad
situations you might find yourself in.
Do you want to help adults understand what is important to young
people? Learn about what the Youth Advisory Panel do and how to
Are you worried about what can happen to your computer when you
download material for it? Does all the jargon about viruses,
spyware and phishing confuse you? What is legal and what
isn't when you download music or share files? Use this
website to understand what it all means and to get advice about
using your computer safely, efficiently and legally.
Another site with lots of advice about staying safe around
technology including several video presentations for
you, your parents and your teachers too.