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Assessing risks for individual pupils with SEN

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Last updated on 24 October 2017
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Should schools conduct a risk assessment for every pupil with SEN? We refer to guidance from one of our associate education experts and the HSE on assessing risks for pupils with special educational needs (SEN). We also point to examples of risk assessments for pupils with SEN.

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  1. 1 Risk assessments for individual pupils: expert advice
  2. 2 Pupils with specific conditions
  3. 3 Assessing risks for pupils with SEN: HSE guidance
  4. 4 School policies: risk assessments for pupils
  5. 5 Templates for risk assessments

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