Education

  • 2010

    Guidelines on Managing Safety and Health - Post Primary Schools Part 1 of 2

    The “Guidelines on Managing Safety and Health in Post-Primary Schools” has been produced by a Steering Group of representatives from the Health and Safety Authority, the State Claims Agency, the Department of Education and Skills and the School Development Planning Initiative. The guidelines are a management tool intended to offer guidance and practical advice to assist schools in planning, organising and managing a safe and healthy school environment for staff, pupils and visitors. They will also help schools to benchmark current policies and practices against current legislative requirements. They do not place any additional responsibility on schools that does not already exist in legislation. Part 1 of the Guidelines is a step-by-step approach to putting in place a safety and health management system for post-primary schools

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  • 2010

    Guidelines on Managing Safety and Health - Post Primary Part 2 of 2

    Part 2 contains all the tools and templates you will need to get your school safety and health management system up and running to include: planning templates, sample safety and health policy, management organisation chart and training and monitoring tools. Part 2 also includes a Risk Assessment Tool (Tool 4) which provides a series of templates, listing the most common hazards and risks in the school environment. These templates will assist you in carrying out your risk assessment(s) and can complement efforts in identifying hazards and reducing risks.. They can also be reviewed and updated at any time during the school year as circumstances change or new hazards arise.

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  • 2010

    A Resource List for Schools

    The Health and Safety Authority has produced this resource list as an aid to all those working in schools and to young people learning about workplace safety and health.

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  • 2009

    Safety in the World of Work (2nd Edition) (2006)

    Information Sheet - Safety in the World of Work

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  • 2009

    Safety at Work - Accident Report (3rd Edition) (2007)

    Information Sheet - Safety at Work Accident Report

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  • 2009

    Spotting Health and Safety Hazards (4th Edition) (2008)

    Spirit of Enterprise - Spotting Health and Safety Hazards

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