News items

17 June 2014

Information regarding Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) launch

Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) launch

03 June 2014

H&S Monitoring & Reporting update

H&S Monitoring & Reporting update

21 March 2014

New dates for Health and Safety for Research Leaders and Managers H&S training including 2015

New dates for Health and Safety for Research Leaders and Managers H&S training including 2015

31 May 2013

Risk Assessment training courses

Risk Assessment training courses

06 January 2014

New documents now available New and Expectant mothers Policy Note, Embedded Staff Policy Note, Manual Handling Policy Note and Off-site Activity/Working Policy Note

New documents now available New and Expectant mothers Policy Note, Embedded Staff Policy Note, Manual Handling Policy Note and Off-site Activity/Working Policy Note

15 October 2013

Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health basic training

Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health basic training

08 November 2013

Biological safety training dates

Biological safety training

24 April 2013

Lifting and Moving Awareness training

Lifting and moving awareness training

16 January 2013

Health and Safety Management System (HSMS) published

Health and Safety Management System (HSMS)

07 December 2012

Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Trainer/Assessor

Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Trainer/Assessor

12 November 2012

Control of Contractors revised documents are now available.

Control of Contractors revised documents are now available.

12 February 2013

Health & Safety Officers Seminars 2013 dates now live

Health & Safety Officers Seminars

24 October 2012

The latest guidance on working safely with nanomaterials in research and development has been published by the UK Nanosafety Partnership Group (UKNSPG).

The latest guidance on working safely with nanomaterials in research and development has been published by the UK Nanosafety Partnership Group (UKNSPG).

04 October 2012

Working in containment laboratories - Course dates

Working in containment laboratories - Course dates

26 June 2012

Research Leaders & Managers Health and Safety Training new dates

Research Leaders & Managers Health and Safety Training new dates

12 February 2013

Health & Safety Officers Seminars 2013 dates now live

Health & Safety Officers Seminars

13 March 2012

RIDDOR - Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations

RIDDOR - Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations

09 February 2012

Fire Warden Training dates

Fire Warden Training

01 September 2011

New H&S report template now available

H&S report template now available

16 August 2011

Risk Assessment Training

Risk Assessment Training

14 June 2011

Radiation Protection Management System documents now live

Radiation Protection Management System documents now live

26 October 2010

Biological Safety Guidance documents now available

Biological Safety Guidance documents now available: Introduction to Biological Safety, Guidance on Responsibilities, Guidance on Procedures to be Adopted Before Starting Work, Guidance on Precautions that Must be Taken When Working with BAs or GMMs, Guidance on Work with material / tissues of human / primate origin, Guidance on Work with cell cultures, Guidance on Transmissable Spongiform Encelopathy agents (TSEs), Guidance on Waste Disposal Procedures, Guidance on Action to Take in the Event of Spillage / Accidental Release of BAs/GMMs, Guidance on Storage Requirements, Guidance on Transport of BAs / GMMs, Guidance on Working with Genetically Modified Organisms, Guidance on Security of Pathogens and Toxins, Guidance on Inspections and Audits, Guidance on Requirements for a Containment Level Laboratory, Guidance on Microbiological Safety Cabinets, Guidance on the Safe Use of Autoclaves, Guidance on Housekeeping and Monitoring Duties for Containment Laboratories, Guidance on Disinfectants and Fumigants, Guidance on Fumigation with Formaldehyde, Guidance on Genetic Modification Risk Assessments, Guidance on Information, Training and Supervision, Guidance on Responsibilities

22 October 2010

Safety Officer Conference Powerpoints now available

Safety Officer Conference Powerpoints now available

13 September 2010

Student safety video

The new student Safety Video is now live on our website

02 September 2010

Please KEEP OFF CONSTRUCTION SITES

The University is currently undertaking some major building projects on the Highfield and Boldrewood campuses which will be completed within the next 3 to 4 years.

02 September 2010

New health and safety documents

New documentation for health and safety will be released over the next year, please see below for those that have been updated.