Saint Brigid’s National School, is a primary school situated in the centre of Greystones, Co. Wicklow. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education for all our children in a happy, safe and stimulating Christian environment, focusing on their academic, social, personal, moral and spiritual development to help them be the best they can be.

Head Lice Treatments

A WARNING has been issued that HEAD LICE TREATMENTS can be a fire risk. The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) have asked us to bring this to your attention. Exposure to a naked flame, any heat source or smoking during use of some head lice treatment products can cause serious injury, the HPRA warn. The caution comes following “serious incidents” relating to the use of certain head lice treatment products.
The HPRA advises that users:
• Read the information provided with the product prior to use.
• Ensure you are aware of all warnings on these products.
• Keep away from naked flames, sources of heat and do not smoke when using these products.
• Please pass this notice on to all those who need to be aware within your organisation and to any organisation/persons where these products are used.
• Report any adverse events/incidents associated with these products to the relevant manufacturer and the HPRA.