After a man with a knife was spotted in the vicinity, Lincewood Primary School was put on ‘immediate lockdown’
The incident occurred around 8am on Wednesday 4th December, and as the lockdown was enacted, children attending a breakfast club were kept indoors as pupils arriving for the start of school were ushered into the main building.
Several schools across the UK have been forced to go into lockdown this month following incidents with intruders
One of the major causes of schools enacting lockdown is unauthorised members of the public on school grounds. Over the last few weeks, there have been several instances of people trying to gain access to, or intruders already on, school premises.
Bodet will be exhibiting its School Lockdown Alert Solutions, alongside Synchronised Clock, Class Change & PA Systems at the Bett Show 2020 in January
With over 34,000 visitors from all over the world, the Bett Show is the world's leading education technology event designed to transform the sector, by inspiring, celebrating and discussing future technologies and innovations.
A swathe of various recent incidents across the UK have caused schools to go into lockdown, highlighting the importance of having a School Lockdown Alert System
School lockdowns can be trigger by a wide range of events, usually as a precautionary measure. Although it is natural to assume the cause is a serious incident occurring in the school itself, the majority of school lockdowns are caused either by more minor events, or incidents in the local area. Over the last few weeks, a number of UK schools have gone into lockdown.
Bodet are gold sponsors of the International Timing and Sync Forum (ITSF) and will be demonstrating their Netsilon NTP Time Server
For the first time, Bodet will be attending the ITSF exhibition to showcase their Time Synchronisation technology, which includes the Netsilon Time Server and GPS antenna, providing highly accurate and secure time across your whole organisation.
Residential Care Home in Kent improve efficiency and reduce costs with Bodet's Time & Attendance System
The Mortimer Society were facing similar problems to many organisations in the care sector, such as the workload and inaccuracies associated with processing paper time sheets, and the requirement of accurate data for staff planning. They chose Bodet's Time & Attendance Solution with Kelio Pro software and Kelio Visio X7 Smart Terminals.
Bodet customer discusses innovative use of Harmonys Class Change System to improve student punctuality, behaviour and attendance in new video
We interviewed James Amps, Director of Operations for Djanogly City Academy, to discuss the innovative ways in which the school are using Bodet’s Class Change Solution to improve their class change procedures.