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Risk registers: guidance and examples

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Last updated on 4 December 2017
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Must we keep a risk register? It is good practice for all schools to have a risk register and governors should maintain close oversight of it. We look at guidance on risk registers and link to templates of risk registers, a risk management strategy and a risk management policy.

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  1. 1 Requirements 
  2. 2 Role of the governing board
  3. 3 Structuring the risk register
  4. 4 Templates 

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