Health and Safety Regulations in Schools

Health and Safety Regulations in Schools

The Education (School Premises) Regulations 2012 stipulate minimum standards for school premises. Schools and colleges are also covered by the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, which outline provisions that must be made in relation to the work environment. (www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/l24.htm)

Key documents for ensuring Health and Safety regulations, guidelines and standards are met can be found in the documents below:

NUT standards-for-school-premises

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Relevant Health and Safety Legislation

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