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Independent, industry-leading verification of your news content


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Complaints Handling

Complaints support and escalated complaints handling services

Exclusive Resources

Exclusive workshops, events, and reporting resources

Best Practice

Best practice guidance and bespoke standards training

Support Helpline

Expert support and guidance helpline whenever you need advice

Data Protection

Guidance on complying with data protection law as a news provider

Media Law Training

Exclusive media law training modules and video content

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  • Expert, independent standards advice
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