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  • GettyImages-485189591 (1).jpg School classroom temperaturesA school leader's guide to the effective management of school classroom temperatures. 27 June 2018
  • balancing work.jpg Reasonable adjustments at schoolA school leader's guide to making reasonable adjustments. 12 March 2018
  • xmas parties.jpg Christmas parties and how to get them rightOur advice guides you through the practical steps you can take that will reduce the risk of something going wrong and, at the same time, help to protect you in any eventuality. 05 December 2017
  • fire alarm.jpg Fire safety in schoolsOur response to fire safety in schools debate, post-Grenfell and what steps school leaders can take in the meantime 19 September 2017
  • family safety week 389x267 Joint union guidance on fire safetyJoint guidance to school leaders from the National Education Union (NEU), National Association of Headteachers (NAHT) and the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL), and endorsed by the... 19 September 2017
  • asbestos.jpg Asbestos management in schoolsIn light of recent media activity, we would now urge members to read our advice and make suitable arrangements to ensure that an 'asbestos management plan' is established and that you can use our... 12 January 2017
  • school trip.jpg School transportThe responsibility on schools to ensure the safety of their pupils while on school transport has always been important, but it's gained greater prominence in recent years. 19 April 2016
  • first aid389x267.jpg First aid in schools September 2015NAHT has produced guidance on first aid in schools to help colleagues understand the implications of health and safety legislation. 01 September 2015
  • cold temp.jpg Adverse weather conditions - cold temperaturesAll school leaders should take a look at our guidance on dealing with adverse weather conditions and prepare for what's to come 16 February 2015
  • Governance laptop and glasses.jpg Asbestos management in schools (Wales)The purpose of this guidance note is to ensure that headteachers, school governors and other members of the school management team are aware of requirements in respect of asbestos management... 06 May 2014