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Ofcom publishes regulation guide for video-sharing platforms in the UK

Wednesday 21 October 2020 | 16:59 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has published a guide to the new regulatory requirements for UK-based video-sharing platforms (VSPs), which enable users to upload and share videos. VSPs let users to engage with a wide range of content and social features and must therefore put protections in place. Specifically, measures must be enacted to protect children from potentially harmful content and all users from criminal content, and incitement to hatred and violence. VSPs will also need to ensure standards around advertising are met.

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Countries: United Kingdom
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