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Our teaching resources are now open access and available without logging in. The same goes for all the SSERC Bulletins more than a year old. You will still need to log in for any health and safety information.

SSERC is a Local Authority shared-service providing support across all thirty-two Scottish Education Authorities. Our services are available to elected members and officers of Local Authorities, teachers, student teachers and technicians.  In addition, the majority of FE colleges and independent schools within Scotland are members of our organisation. Find out more about SSERC in our information leaflet.


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Storage of chemicals – a timely reminder!

There have been a few incidents in schools recently resulting from the incorrect storage/management and/or monitoring of chemicals.

We published an article about flammables and their storage in a recent issue of the SSERC Bulletin and we will be following this up in our next Bulletin (Spring 2017) with a reminder that chemicals need to be stored and managed effectively; we will also detail how this can be achieved. There are good safety and economic reasons why this should happen. Poor storage conditions can cause, or increase the rate of, deterioration of the chemicals and this can lead to them becoming ineffective or in some cases more hazardous. 



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