• Advice pregnant woman filling in notebook
    Medical Reports

    Some of the most common issues arising in relation to medical reports prepared by GPs, occupational health physicians and other health professionals on behalf of employers, pension scheme trustees and health insurers.

  • School building
    Vermin and pest control

    This briefing lists the most common sorts of school infestation, together with control measures that should be in place in all schools.

  • Advice Female teacher in informal meeting
    Health enquiries and applicants for work

    This guidance is intended to clarify the circumstances in which existing and prospective employers are entitled to make enquiries about a worker’s health and dispel some of the myths which may give rise to discriminatory practice.

  • Advice Sickle cell anemia
    Sickle cell and thalassaemia

    Advice for school staff to support the uninterrupted education of children with sickle cell disorder and thalassaemia.

  • Advice Head Lice Treatment
    Head lice in schools

    How to tackle the problem of head lice in schools, including facts about head lice and head lice treatment

  • Advice Child with epilepsy having a seizure
    Epilepsy in schools

    Advice on how to deal with epilepsy and seizures in schools, including how to recognise when a pupil might be having a seizure.

  • Advice Boy with inhaler after sports
    Asthma in Schools

    Guidance on what asthma is, what can trigger it, and how to support pupils at risk

  • Advice diabetes
    Diabetes in schools

    Information and guidance for school staff to support the uninterrupted education of children with diabetes.