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News & Announcements

Tim Morris

We would like to extend a warm welcome to Tim Morris who joins us as interim Fire Manager. Tim is an experienced Fire Safety Advisor who has worked and provided fire safety advice across a large number of organisations including Manchester and Coventry Universities so brings a wealth of knowledge to the role.

Tim is looking forward to the many challenges the role brings so if you have any queries or need advice on all Fire Safety aspects Tim can be contacted on 225 2651 or

Steve Pinsent

Steve Pinsent, the Fire Safety Officer, will be leaving the University on Friday 27 October. Steve joined the University in January 2008 and has played an important role in advancing our fire safety practices. We would like to say a big thank you to Steve for his commitment and support over the years and wish him all the very best in the next chapter of his life.

Safety Services Newsletter Sept 2017

The Sept edition of the Safety Services newsletter contains information about 'who' is responsible for H &S at the University, upcoming training dates and announcement of the Safety Champion for Sept 2017.

DSO Event Sept 2017

On Wednesday 20th September, Safety Services held a half-day event for Departmental Safety Officers (DSOs) and Building Safety Supervisors (BSSs), with a focus on Communicating Safety

Click on the link to read about the event.

Inspections webpages updated

We have updated the inspections area on our website providing some guidance, templates that can be used to aid inspections and some useful resources with the details for the July - December 2017 inspection period.

Wellbeing Roadshow

The Safety Services team took part in the Wellbeing roadshow on 7 June 2017, full details can be found here.

Safety Champion June 2017

In June 2017, the Safety Champion is Gemma Black from Geology and Geography. The full story can be found here.

Hot Weather Advice

The Safety Services Office have issued advice on how to cope with the current hot weather.

Safety Services Newsletter June 2017

The June edition of the Safety Services newsletter contains a message from our new Health and Safety Adviser along with the Safety Champion for June 2017.

University First Aider saves life just three weeks after training

Further details regarding this story can be found here.

Details of the University First Aid policy and procedure can be found at

New research from the Department of Criminology

Some drivers are unaware of the serious consequences of failing to stop after an accident

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