SSHES Health and Safety Information

Staff and students within the School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences (SSHES) regularly carry out a diverse range of research and teaching activities which can bring with them an equally diverse range of associated hazards and risks.

Aim

The aim of these pages are to enable staff and students to carry out research and innovative hands-on teaching in a safe environment and to manage and control risks through the provision of guidance, training and advice.

The Health and Safety Guidance contained on these pages is based on the University’s main Health and Safety Policy

The Chief Technician, Kevin Williams is responsible for all SHES physiology laboratories, COSHH/risk assessments, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and lab protocols for activities within the School.  He works closely with the Deputy College Manager who has a designated role as College Safety Co-ordinator.

Risk Assessments

Risk assessments, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and lab protocols for standard activities can be found on the School’s shared U:\ drive at:

COSHH Risk Assessments

U:\College of Health & Behavioural Sciences\SSHES\SHES Lab SOPs and Risk Assessments\COSHH Risk Assessments

Risk Assessments

U:\College of Health & Behavioural Sciences\SSHES\SHES Lab SOPs and Risk Assessments\Risk Assessments

Standard Operating Procedures

U:\College of Health & Behavioural Sciences\SSHES\SHES Lab SOPs and Risk Assessments\Standard Operating Procedures