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Education industry resources

Useful links for the Education industry:

Event Management in Education  

Lost School Child in Major Transport Hub Case Study

Fire safety timeline - This is a link to:

  • how quickly a fire spreads and how much time a typical family has to evacuate from the moment a fire ignites
  • the leading causes of house fires
  • percentages of homes that had an operable smoke alarm when a home fire fatality occurred

HSE Sensible Health and Safety In Schools - This is a link to sensible health and safety management in schools.

HSE Risk Education - This is a link to the HSE Risk Education site.

DfE Health and Safety Guidance - This is a link to the Department for Education health and safety guidance for schools.

Slips, trips and falls - This link is about an HSE campaign to reduce the number of slips, trips and falls in education.

Work related learning - This link is about work related learning for all at key stage 4.

Sparky - This link is about Fire Safety for young children provided by the US National Fire Prevention Association.

Managing virus related risks

Respirable Crystalline Silica in Education

New School Allergy Action Group Toolkit

Safety in Schools

The impact of solar radiation

CLEAPSS - FAQs regarding asbestos in guazes

Guidance on Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in schools and the use of adrenaline auto-injectors in schools.

Updated guidance for schools - Secure your chemicals . This guidance has been written by the Home Office in collaboration with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), CLEAPSS and SSERC and aims to improve the security of hazardous chemicals that are used in secondary and tertiary education.

Educating Business Magazine 2017 - Considering everyone's safety on-site


Disclaimer: The information and opinions expressed on this webpage are those of the author at the time of writing and not necessarily those of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).