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Security & safety

How to keep your school secure this winter

One in four sites could face a security incident this December, says Farsight Security Service...

Playing it safe

Nick Milestone says offsite construction and good training can improve health and safety

Give your school a PAT on the back

PAT Labels Online tell us about the importance of electrical safety checks

Safety special: making educated decisions

Graham Hulland from DORMA offers guidance on the topic of door hardware

Safety special: Cost-effective school security solutions

Jeremy Cassady from Securikey offers advice on securing school buildings

Safety special: who needs a key?

Codelocks shows us how to choose keyless entry door locks for schools and colleges

Safety special: Jackson goes back to school

Jackson Fire & Security's summer servicing project helps university students stay safe on camp...

Safety special: playground fencing for schools

Sam Flatman from Pentagon Play outlines best practices for fencing in schools

Safety special: safeguarding against fire in schools

MAGG Group says fire management plans are key for school buildings, old and new

Safety special: Surrey school has just the right profile

Sir William Perkins's School chooses Tyco's Zettler Profile fire detection for a new classroom...

Safety special: How to stay top of the class in fire safety

Paul Adams says it's crucial for education sector professionals to have access to the latest f...

Safety special: how integration protects what matters most

Stephen Bennett from Tyco says integration is key when it comes to efficient safety and securi...

Safety special: a lesson in school security

As schools welcome pupils back, Master Locksmiths Association offers advice for keeping school...

Safety special: BSI fire protection standards

Business standards company revises fire door rules - make sure you're up to date

Safety September starts here!

B4E launches safety and security theme for September

Fire-damaged academy to be fully operational for new term

Students and parents have been reassured the academy will be fully operational in time for the...

Keeping standards high

How Heathcote School & Science College works with their health and safety advisor, Hosking Ass...

Top fire protection for Inverness

Gent supporting innovation and business development in Inverness Campus

A multi-lingual fire detection and alarm system

Gent by Honeywell speaks Gaelic to students at redeveloped Skye College

Capital investment in fire safety

The London School of Economics has introduced a phased development programme to upgrade its fi...

The great asbestos threat

National organisation releases infographic for parents, revealing the dangers facing school ag...

Trade body seeks education sector's views on security

British Security Industry Association is researching the procurement attitudes of the educatio...

Questions of identity

A number of trends are affecting the deployment and management of student ID cards in higher e...

Top security at Spring Mews

New scheme Spring Mews secured by integrated RFID access control system

Planning for asbestos

Paul Phillips describes how to go about managing asbestos in schools prior to embarking on a m...

Don't bring the noise

Hearing loss at work is a real danger, say the producers of a new e-learning programme about n...

Lessons in site safety

Refurbishment companies need to find effective ways to keep people on and around construction ...

Greenwich secured with SALTO smart access

The University of Greenwich installs SALTO smart access control system to secure its new Danie...

Fire-struck Follyfield reopens

A school boarding house rebuilt after being destroyed by fire has been officially reopened at ...

Safe in the knowledge

A new guide to security and safety products aimed at architects and specifiers has been publis...

Get it covered!

Michala Ford from Safety Technology International explains a simple way of reducing the number...

Responsibilities shift in H&S

Louise Hosking looks at the implications for schools of new regulations covering on-site safet...

Access control system updated

Sateon, the browser-based access control system from Grosvenor Technology, has received a new ...

Keeping asbestos under control

Detecting the presence of asbestos in school buildings needn't be a cause for alarm, says Mich...

Association responds to asbestos case

The problem of asbestos in schools is worse than was previously thought, says the UK Asbestos ...

Perception of site safety improves

Two thirds of construction workers feel safer at work than they did five years ago, a new stud...

Taking safety seriously

Louise Hosking looks at the implications for health and safety when a school leaves local auth...

Safety during a firefighters' strike

Schools and businesses should prepare for a firefighters' strike, advises health-and-safety co...

Assa Abloy launches energy-saving access system

New access control technology uses lithium-ion batteries to reduce energy costs for education ...

Stair safety website launched

A new website showcasing safe, compliant timber stairs has been launched by the British Woodwo...