Incident reporting

Please note: Incident reports need to be completed using the Schools’ Incident Report Form and they need to be emailed to

For further guidance please see:  

RIDDOR reportable incidents

Please note: Maintained schools do not report their incidents to the HSE – the health and safety team at Suffolk County Concil does this.

However, the Incident reporting in schools guidance from the HSE, can help you ensure that you report the incident to as quickly as possible. 

Academies, voluntree aided, free schools and other non-maintained schools are should have their own system for capturing incidents and for reporting to the HSE where required.

Guidance on bites and defibrillators