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: At the Big Health & Safety Meet, a new initiative for the reporting of near misses throughout the University was launched. Near Miss Report postcards will shortly be sent to all departments to be used in the event of  near miss situation which can be used alongside the S1 form. A near miss is any unplanned event that doesn't injure or cause ill health but may result in damage to property, materials or the environment. The postcard can be found here - Near Miss Postcard 
    • Information: OHSaW have launched the University Standard for First Aid. This series of documents aims to strengthen compliance by ensuring that sufficient First Aid provision is in place. Information on the new standard can be found here - First Aid

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

Help us to improve.

We are always looking for ways to improve. If you have any suggestions, then please complete the Safety Suggestions Card and email it to the Safety Mailbox.

Quick Links

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