• Have little used outlets been flushed

  • Have fire call points been tested and recorded

Field and surrounding areas

  • Are play ares/fields in a good condition and are they clear of rubbish, foreign objects i.e. discarded needles ect.

  • Are fences and gates secure and in good condition with rubber stops/buffers in place

Play equipment

  • Is play equipment and surfacing clean and free of hazards.

  • Are any foundations exposed, loose in ground or cracked.

  • Are any parts missing or damaged

  • Is safer surfacing compacted, free of damage, puddles, any sharp objects or contaminates.

School grounds

  • Are car parks, main access/egress routes & play areas free from leaves, mud, algae or other slip trip hazards

  • Are grids and grid covers secure and in good condition.

  • Steps- are the handrails sufficient, are they in good condition and are the steps in good condition to give flat even surface.

  • is the lighting sufficient and in good working order to highlight slip, trip or fall hazards during winter months.

  • Are paving slabs and paths secure and in good condition to give flat, even surface.

  • Emergency exits- are exterior areas kept clear of obstruction including vegetation and debris? are emergency exits clearly marked?

  • Parking areas- are they free of potholes?

  • Building perimeter- are there any areas that have been damaged that could compromise the safety or security of the building?

  • Other Safety/security Issues- the above list is not exhaustive and are there any other issues that affect the safety or security of the grounds and building?

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