16th March 2022

Please find the National Online Safety guide for ‘What Parents Need to Know About Oculus Quest‘ below.

Download: What Parents Need to Know About Oculus Quest [PDF]

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What is Oculus Quest?

The Oculus Quest is the latest virtual reality experience on the market. Taking advantage of ever-evolving technology in the industry, the Quest can offer unparalleled levels of realism that really need to be experienced to be believed. From colourful cartoon worlds to photorealistic monsters, it can be the perfect tool to experience everything this, and countless other, worlds have to offer. As with any other gaming hardware, it’s important to know how to use it safely and ensure children are aware of any potential risks. That’s why we’ve created this guide to help parents and carers understand exactly what the Oculus Quest is all about.

In the guide, you’ll find tips on a number of potential risks such as seizures and motion sickness, physical injuries and overuse concerns.