Verifying age in the digital era
Gaming, retail and the adult entertainment sector all must verify that every customer is legally allowed to do business with them. Social media and the emergence of user-generated content on the web has created fears about who and what children are accessing online. It’s a hot topic – and parents, regulators and site operators all share a responsibility to make the web a safe place for our children.
Block children from accessing your services
Ensure you’re not selling 18+ products to minors
Verify age at the point of registration
But it’s not just about keeping children out – sometimes it’s the adults you need to block, for instance, avoiding over 18s taking advantage of travel or student discounts or accessing sites designed specifically for children.