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Risk management

The University is responsible for taking all practicable steps to ensure the health and safety of the staff and students working in or visiting our workplace. As a result, we systematically identify and regularly assess hazards.

  • Biological safety

    Safety guidelines for biological material.

  • Chemical safety

    Rules, guidelines and legislation regarding the use, storage, transportation and disposal of chemicals at the University.

  • Fieldwork safety

    Find risk assessments that are essential for planning for all safety contingencies.

  • Gas safety

    Safety guidelines for the use of gas and gas cylinders within the University.

  • Laser safety

    Find the policy governing the use of lasers for teaching or research activities.

  • Manual handling

    Information about how to prevent work-related injuries resulting from lifting, twisting and moving objects.