The strategic risk management team offer support and guidance on all health and safety matters through the provision of specialist advice, policies and guidance, including accident and incident reporting, learning outside the classroom and training.
Services are provided by a team of experienced health and safety and education professionals, managed by a chartered safety and health practitioner.
The team are committed to providing a high quality and valued service to enable schools to work in a safe and effective way, adopting the HSE sensible and proportionate approach to health and safety.
Governing bodies, headteachers, managers and staff have key roles to play in achieving and maintaining high standards of health and safety in schools.
The resources pages are regularly updated to take account of new guidance and changes in legislation.