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Security & safety

York zones in on campus safety

The University of York has launched a free app to help to give round-the-clock safety reassura...

Safe and sound

Louise Hosking believes that the impact procurement can have on the working environment is sti...

Joining forces on fire safety

Upgrading fire detection & alarm systems in student accommodation in Leicester has marked the ...

Fire safety systems upgrade in progress

Unite Students has announced a new reinvestment programme upgrading safety and security across...

Reducing asbestos risk

The presence of asbestos in a building requires careful management if schools are to fulfil th...

Asbestos danger after fire

Council pressure could expose pupils at a Birmingham school to asbestos cancer risk warns the ...

Play it safe

Ensuring that play is safe means regularly inspecting and maintaining play equipment, says Deb...

Safe in the sun

Questions have been raised about the safety of solar panels, but schools can take measures to ...

An open and shut case

Properly fitted fire doors can make the difference between life and death so schools need to m...

Laws on the doors

Failure to fit adequate fire doors could see you winding up in court, facing a heavy fine or e...

School gate checks urged

Parents are being urged to demand that all automated gates at schools and public buildings are...

Under lock and key

Tina Hughan from Assa Abloy offers some advice on ensuring safety within educational and resid...

Bromsgrove kids visit construction site

Children from Bromsgrove School swapped classroom for construction site during an event organi...

Byker kids get Safe Aware

Construction site safety mascot, Luke Safe, is playing his part in ensuring that Newcastle sch...

FDS ensures fire safety at new academy

Fire engineering specialist FDS Consult has lent its expertise to the construction of a new ac...

Alarming times

Michala Ford, marketing manager of Safety Technology International, on the importance of reduc...

Assa Abloy keeps it simple

Assa Abloy has launched its innovative, simplified approach to specification, with its new con...

Health & safety: the movie

The British Safety Council has released a short health and safety film: 'Construction risks: a...

A chemical-free education

Carl Robinson of cleaning and FM specialist Nviro, discusses the use of chemical-free cleaning...

IR’s security spinoff named Allegion

Allegion is the new name for Ingersoll Rand’s Security Technologies division following the s...

Fire education

Students are a particular fire safety risk group; Mike Wood offers some essential guidance on ...