Be safe e-safe

Last modified 03/03/2014 21:04

Be E-Safe


When using the internet make sure you follow the SMART


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S = Safe 

Keep safe by being careful not to give out personal information when you’re chatting

or posting online. Personal information includes your email address, phone number

and password.


M = Meeting

Meeting someone you have only been in touch with online can be dangerous. Only

 do so with your parents’ or carers’permission and even then only when they can be

present.Remember online friends are still strangers even if you have been talking to

 them for a long time


A = Accepting

Accepting emails, IM messages, or opening files, pictures or texts from people you

don’t know or trust can lead to problems – they may contain viruses or nasty



R = Reliable

Someone online might lie about who they are and information on the internet may not

be true. Always check information with other websites, books or someone who

knows. If you like chatting online it’s best to only chat to your real world friends and



T- Tell

Tell your parent, carer or a trusted adult if someone or something makes you feel

 uncomfortable or worried, or if you or someone you know is being bullied online.


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