Health and Safety is about prevention of injury and disease in the workplace. It is about keeping every person who interacts with a workplace safe so that they can go home at the end of the day to their family and friends without being negatively affected by the workplace.
For schools this means ensuring the health and safety of:
There are three main reasons why it is so important to ensure we manage health and safety risks in the workplace:
WHS Committee 2012
Staff Fire & Evacuation Training