The Health and Safety Unit Team provide Health & Safety support to both Maintained and Academy Schools throughout Portsmouth.
The Health & Safety Unit assists school management teams in the following:
- Maintaining a safe working environment for pupils, staff and visitors
- Fulfilling their legal requirements to appoint a competent health & safety advisor
- Complying with H&S legislation and industry best practice
- Working with the HSE and other H&S related enforcement bodies, as required, to protect the school management and employers (Trust, governors etc.) from H&S enforcement penalties, fines and interventions.