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: Recent updates have been made the DSEAR regulations which has required an amendment be made to the University local rule on DSEAR. The update can be found in the document library under local rules - Document Library
  • Information: A large number of University personnel travel overseas as part of their work and studies, with a significant number of these travelling to countries that the UK Government has special advice in place for. To this end, when conducting a risk assessment for foreign travel, advice from the Foreign Office website should be included. Information regarding areas of concern for various countries is provided, and a link is provided here and in the left hand column - https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

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

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

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Quick Links

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