Human Resources

Health and Safety

Information, advice and networking

University of Chichester Health and Safety Department - The Health and Safety Office work closely with the staff at the University of Chichester.

Environment Agency Hazardous Waste - for information on the legislation covering hazardous waste, which includes chemical, biological and clinical waste.

HSE - for definitive health and safety information, news, legislation and compliance.

Overseas travel - for the procedures for staff travelling abroad on University business.

Prescription safety spectacles - for the procedure to obtain prescription safety spectacles.

Health and Safety (Offences) Bill 2007-08 - for details of the latest penalties for breaches of Health & Safety legislation.

The Association of British Theatre Technicians - for advice on health and safety in theatres and the performing arts.  The Health and Safety Office holds membership.  Please email hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk for further information.

IOSH - Institute of Occupational Safety and Health - The chartered body for health and safety professionals. 

Hampshire Health, Safety and Environmental Group - focal point for high quality, low cost mutual assistance, education and training in health, safety and environmental protection for local businesses.  The Health and Safety Office holds membership.  Please email hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk for further information.  This site contains a numer of very useful links to both Health and Safety and Environmental website.

BOHS - The British Occupational Hygience Society - The science behind minimising the risk of ill health due to the workplace.  The Health and Safety Office holds membership.  Please email hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk for further information.

NEBOSH - The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health - For all information on NEBOSH accredited courses.

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work - This site contains a wealth of information relating Health and Safety in Europe. The Risk Observatory and "Mainstreaming occupational safety and health into university education" may be of particular interest.  Academics wishing to discuss embedding health and safety into course content, please contact hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk

USHA - USHA's mission is to ensure the wellbeing of university staff, students and visitors through the promotion of health and safety in higher education. The Health and Safety Office holds membership.  Please email hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk for further information.

TESA - The Event Services Association is an Association - for advice on health and safety for outdoor events.  The Health and Safety Office holds membership.  Please email hsservicedesk@port.ac.uk for further information.

British Lung Foundation - for advice on occupational respiratory diseases.

Resuscitation Council (UK) - for information and advice on all aspects of resuscitation

Right Management - A 24 hour confidential helpline is provided by Right Management Workplace Wellness, an independent provider of professional counselling services to staff.  Further information can be found on the Occupational Health web pages.

AUPRO - Association of University Radiation Protection Officers, a professional organization whose members come from universities involved in the training of undergraduates and graduates in the fields of science,  engineering and medicine.   Its principal aim is to increase knowledge and understanding of radiation protection through the promotion and interchange of information.