Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing

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Welcome to the home page of the Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing department (OHSaW).

Our aim is to coordinate, support, appraise and maintain the effectiveness of the organisation’s occupational health, safety and wellbeing management system. To acheive this aim, our team employs several experienced advisers, who are able to offer advice on a variety of topics.

Latest News & Information

Information relating to health and safety throughout the University can be found below;

  • Information: With the christmas period approaching, we would like to issue a short notice regarding chirsmas decorations in the office - Christmas Fire Safety Advice
  • Legislation: The Acetylene Safety Regulations 2014 have recently been updated, and they now include a new mandatory requirement to ensure the use of suitable flashback arrestor when using acetylene welding equipment. Advice can be found on the HSE website under document - INDG327 - Working Safely with acetylene.
  • News: A construction company has been fined £1.3Million after being found responsible for causing the death of one man and severely injuring another. More information can be found here.

Contact Details

For queries relating to health and safety:
Address: Room GH820, Graham Hills Building, 50 George Street Glasgow, G1 1QE
Telephone: 0141 548 2726
Email


For queries relating to occupational health:
Address: OHS, Level 2, Livingstone Tower, 26 Richmond Street, Glasgow, G1 1XH
Telephone: 0141 548 4824
Email

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Quick Links

Please use the below links to access information & advice on various subjects.