Ludomania Will Be The Problem Of British Bookmakers
Currently, gambling operators are not required to finance the research and treatment programs for gambling addiction, but the government considers the possibility of forced deductions in favor of gambleaware.
British authorities believe that gambling operators must pay research related to the problems of gambling dependence on the gambleaware program. According to ministers, it is necessary to introduce an additional tax in the amount of 1%, which will be sent to the relevant goals. This is about £14.4 billion.
Tracy crappiest, who left the post of minister of sports because of the fobt scandal, agreed with the requirement. Politician stated that entrepreneurs warned about forced deductions if they did not make donations to the study of the problem voluntarily.
The situation is exacerbated by statistical indicators regarding childhood dependence. According to the latest data, about 55 thousand. Adolescents aged 11 to 16 years have already encountered ludoania’s problem. An indicator of involvement among the adult population is 340 thousand. And approximately 555 thousand. Citizens are in the risk group.
The gambling council recommended that the gambling commission introduce a mandatory collection from the industry, replacing voluntary mechanisms forced.
Recall that gambleaware has prepared a creative campaign to combat gambling addiction.