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Health and safety policy: model and examples

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Last updated on 12 September 2017
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Policy article
Are there any examples of health and safety policies? This article features our model policy and a downloadable KeyDoc checklist of things to include in a health and safety policy. We also refer to examples from schools and relay guidance from the Department for Education.

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  1. 1 Model policy from The Key 
  2. 2 Primary
  3. 3 Secondary
  4. 4 Special schools
  5. 5 Statements of intent
  6. 6 Key elements
  7. 7 Case study

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