Please see Learning from past reviews – Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board ( for summaries from reviews pre-2018.

The following thematic reviews highlight the key themes and learning points from a number of reviews:

‘Big day of learning’ June 30th 2021 resources

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Key themes and learning points

OSCB undertakes an annual analysis of its most recent reviews. Along with the most common themes and findings the analysis highlights the most frequent learning points, as follows:

For full reports please visit the Child Safeguarding Practice Reviews page on this site

Summary of actions taken as a result of past Serious Case Reviews:

  • Neglect Portal and neglect training
  • Domestic Abuse Pathway
  • Child Sexual Exploitation Screening Tool
  • Child Exploitation Screening Tool
  • Multi-Agency Chronology Guidance
  • Working with Fathers and Male Carers training