Prepare your school for 2015's big freeze
- A bad winter is predicted for 2015/16
- Extreme weather poses a challenge for schools
- Make sure your school is prepared for the worst with our simple checklist
Freezing temperatures are set to hit the UK this winter, with forecasters predicting the worst conditions in half a century.
Over the last few winters, freezing conditions have led to fractured water pipes, an increase in escape of water claims and disruption to many lessons. Yet the consequences of this often predictable problem can be mitigated through some basic checks.
Make sure your school board is prepared for the winter ahead. Our simple checklist touches upon:
- Protecting pipes from bursting
- Careful inspection
- Regular maintenance
- Temperature control
Find out more here.