Schools

TLC works closely with local schools to encourage students to take part in the clean-up.

Get Picker Ready!
Please dust off your old litter pickers - this year TLC will be providing pickers for new groups only.

A school in Limerick taking part in TLC

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Number of People in Group
Did the school participate in 2022

Nominated Group Leader

As a group leader, you will be the sole contact for your group. Please appoint a safety marshal for your group. This person will be invited to attend a health and safety briefing. (Schedule of meetings listed on website). 

As schools will be closed on Good Friday (TLC Day), the schools’ clean-up will take place w/c 27th March. We will be in contact with you prior to your clean-up.

Health and Safety Statement

General Conditions

The following health and safety measures should be adhered to when organising an event.
  • No one should put themselves or any other person at risk during any Team Limerick Clean-Up event 
  • If you think a littered area is too dangerous for you or your volunteers then it is, and you should not clean in that area 
  • No volunteer is to work alone. Always work in a group of minimum 2 volunteers 
  • Ensure there is a minimum number of 2 charged mobile phones available per group 
  • No volunteer is to climb and or use ladders 
  • Keep gates closed and avoid cleaning up natural materials such as logs, stones and weeds 
  • Our group will familiarise themselves with the location of the designated first aid kit  
  • Our group will wash hands before and after handling litter 
  • Cuts or grazes will be carefully covered up before the clean-up event with waterproof plasters 
  • Once the clean-up is completed, gloves will be removed and hands will be washed thoroughly in hot water before eating or drinking 
  • Children involved in all TLC events are the responsibility of their parents or guardians or a 'responsible adult’ nominated by parent/guardian 
  • A minimum of 2 ‘responsible adults’ should always be present with any group of children (max 10 children per group) 
  • Children under 16 should not pick up litter by the roadside
Area

  • Our group will follow all relevant/appropriate rules of the road at all times and will work against the direction of oncoming traffic while participating in Team Limerick Clean-Up. 
  • Our group acknowledges that motorways and all access slip roads to motorways are out of bounds 
  • Our group will not go on roundabouts 
  • Our group will only work on footpaths and verges with a 60 KM per hour speed limit or below 
  • Our group will not plan our clean-up near deep mud, steep, slippery or crumbling banks, or polluted water 
Equipment
  • Our group will re-use TLC Litter picking stock from previous events where possible 
  • Our group will use the safety equipment provided - gloves and hi-vis jackets 
  • Our group will use the TLC warning signage and store this signage for future use 
  • Our group will wear the hi-visibility clothing and place warning signs at either end of the stretch of road while work is in progress 
  • Our group will return any excess litter pickers, supplies and signage to their group leader for future use