Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Tag: Responsible Gambling Trust

ABB boss says RGT research will “greatly help” them improve PAS

Betting Business ABB Malcolm George
The ABB’s chief exec Malcolm George welcomes RGT verdict of Player Awareness Systems.   In response to the RGT announcement that, following its programme of research in collaboration with PwC, it finds that Player Awareness Systems need further development before they can be proven to minimise harmful play on gambling machines, Malcolm George, chief executive of the Association of British Bookmakers,...

PAS needs more development to protect players, says RGT research

Betting Business RGT
New Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) and PwC research reveals more work was required before innovative ‘Player Awareness Systems’ (PAS) can be proven to minimise harmful play on gambling machines.   Earlier this year, the Association of British Bookmakers (ABB) asked the Responsible Gambling Trust to commission independent research to assess the initial implementation by UK bookmakers of new ‘player awareness systems’...

Responsible Gambling Trust appoints non-industry chair

Responsible Gambling Trust Kate Lampard
The Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT), a UK-based charity that funds and commissions research into gambling-related harm, has appointed a new chair from outside the betting industry to head up its board of trustees for the first time. Kate Lampard CBE, the former non-executive vice chair of the South of England Strategic Health Authority, will take over the role from Neil...