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School temperatures: guidance

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Last updated on 28 June 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Are there legal minimum and maximum temperatures for schools? There are no legal lower or upper temperature limits for schools, but workplace temperatures must be kept 'reasonable'. We relay guidance on what this might mean.

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  1. 1 Legal framework
  2. 2 ‘Reasonable’ minimum temperature: guidance
  3. 3 ‘Reasonable’ maximum temperature: guidance
  4. 4 Assessing workplace temperature

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