Over half of UK parents believe that age restrictions are not working effectively and want stricter regulations to be introduced online, according to new research.

A study of 1,500 parents, conducted by leading age verification provider, AgeChecked, found that 57% of parents worry current age restrictions do not go far enough to curtail the online activities of their children.

Most parents worry their children are harming their future job prospects by over-sharing online
 
Over half of parents fear their children are ruining their reputations and future career prospects through the content they’re posting online, according to new research.
 
A survey of 1,500 UK parents, conducted by AgeChecked, found that 58% are concerned their children may share content that would embarrass them in the future, such as when they apply for jobs.