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NSPCC's Why Language Matters blog “malicious allegations”

Last updated by Stephanie.Rosser@essex.gov.uk on Tuesday, May 30, 2023

 

The latest entry in the NSPCC's Why Language Matters blog post looks at the term “malicious allegations” and why the label should be avoided.

 

Specifically looking at:

  • the risks of labelling allegations as “malicious”
  • how this can impact the way professionals perceive concerns
  • the importance of properly assessing a situation.