Health & Safety
The DEMAT Board of Trustees as the employer has overall responsibility for health and safety in schools, but tasks are delegated to school leaders. This is set out in non-statutory advice on health and safety from the Department for Education (DfE).
To ensure DEMAT is meeting its legal responsibilities, the following Health & Safety Policy and Health & Safety Statement documents apply to all DEMAT academies and the Shared Services Team:
DEMAT’s Health & Safety Officer is Joanne Patterson. Please contact Joanne at Joanne.Patterson@DEMAT.org.uk or on 07530 748066.