Health and safety

  • Accident recording and reporting: requirements and guidance
    Get to grips with the statutory requirements for recording and reporting accidents and incidents on your school site, including the additional rules for early years settings and special schools.
  • Emergency school closures: guidance
    Understand when you can close your school in an emergency. Find out how and when to contact your local authority and parents, and how to request an Ofsted inspection deferral due to emergency closure.
  • Fire drills: guidance
    Understand best practice around running fire drills, and see examples of fire drill and evacuation information from a school and a local authority.