If an agency feels that a case meets the criteria for a Rapid Review, they should submit a Serious Incident Notification Referral Form to the RBSB Business Unit within 5 working days of the incident.
SIN - Rapid Review Flowchart and Timescales
Criteria as follows:
Abuse or neglect of a child is known or suspected and either
- i) the child has died
- ii) the child has been seriously harmed and there is cause for concern as to the way in which the authority, their Board partners or relevant persons have worked together to safeguard the child
Referrers should also notify the Local Authority of this referral in order to complete appropriate notifications to Ofsted.
If you would like to speak to someone about the Rapid Review process, please contact the RBSB Business Unit firstname.lastname@example.org / 01706 927700