BYOD and e-Safety Law in Education

The Law of Negligence, Health & Safety Law and Touch-Screen Mobile Devices in the School

In this whitepaper Dr. Bandey examines the methods that a School is legally obliged to implement when assessing the legal risk in pupil BYOD for the first time or reassessing the law-based environment in which current BYOD use is taking place.

The action of the Law of Negligence and Health & Safety Law in the context of BYODs being used by the school are identical to the school’s obligations as to safety in the gym, playground or science laboratory.