The EU has unveiled a recommendation that sets out measures to ensure faster detection and removal of illegal content online. They include:
Clearer 'notice and action' procedures: Companies should set out easy and transparent rules for notifying illegal content, including fast-track procedures for 'trusted flaggers'.
More efficient tools and proactive technologies: Companies should set out clear notification systems for users.
Stronger safeguards to ensure fundamental rights: To ensure that decisions to remove content are accurate and well-founded, especially when automated tools are used, companies should put in place effective and appropriate safeguards, including human oversight and verification.
Special attention to small companies: The industry should, through voluntary arrangements, cooperate and share experiences, best practices and technological