School Health and Safety

In a school, both primary and post-primary, the Board of Management or ETB is responsible, as the employer, for managing safety, health and welfare in your school. This involves on-going activity and monitoring throughout the year. 
O’Dwyer Safety Services (OSS Ltd) work closely with School Representatives to understand your specific requirements.

Our school health and safety services include:

Safety Statement and Risk Assessment briefings for all staff.

Bespoke Caretaker Safety Awareness training.

Health and Safety meetings with School Representatives.

Development of School Safety Statement and Risk Assessments.

Facilitation of in-house completion of risk assessments using the Health and Safety Authority School Guidance Documents.

Development of reports for funding applications.

Development of action plans following risk assessments.

Development of yearly planners to help you comply with health and safety requirements
We have spent many years assisting primary and post-primary school’s implement and management their health and safety management systems.