ScoreBet secures certification from Responsible Gaming Council

ScoreBet secures certification from Responsible Gaming Council

The ScoreBet, a subsidiary of Penn National Gaming, has gained RG check igaming accreditation from the Responsible Gambling Council to provide the most significant and safest experience possible”. 

ScoreBet gets RG check

The standard was developed with policymakers, gambling providers, players, and those who have suffered gambling-related harm. Its purpose is to assist gambling operators in evaluating, monitoring, and managing all parts of their responsible gaming strategy.

Along with accreditation from the Toronto-based independent non-profit, theScore Bet already obtained GLI-33 Certification for Ontario from Gaming Laboratories International. 

This, the business claims, made it “the first prospective online gaming operator” in Ontario to obtain such Certification, fulfilling one of the pre-launch conditions for offering internet sports betting and igaming as a licensed operator in its home jurisdiction.

Quotes from the Press Release

“We congratulate Score Bet for receiving RG Check Accreditation. This accomplishment demonstrates Penn National Gaming’s commitment to responsible gambling and the importance it places on transparency, player education, and harm minimisation in theScore Bet’s operations,” Shelley White, CEO of the Responsible Gambling Council, said.

“RG Check Accreditation is critical for continuous development because it provides operators with comments and insights that enable them to improve the effectiveness of their RG programming and manage risk more effectively. The RGC applauds the Score Bet’s leadership.”

“Obtaining RG check accreditation demonstrates our unrelenting commitment to responsible gaming. We choose to undertake RG check accreditation to ensure that we are positioned to provide our players with the finest and safest experience possible,” stated Josh Sidsworth, theScore Bet’s general attorney and chief compliance officer.

“It was critical for us to complete this accreditation before the introduction of theScore Bet in our home market of Ontario. We’re also thrilled to strengthen our connection with the Responsible Gambling Council as we continue to establish our thought leadership position in responsible gaming in Canada.”


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