Departmental Health & Safety Officers (DHSOs) are departmental representatives for health and safety issues at the University.

As a DHSO your main duties are:

  • To complete risk/hazards identification within the Department.
  • To maintain the risk/hazards register (including reviews and hazard auditing).
  • To report on risk/hazards management issues to the Head of Department or Manager.
  • To ensure that new staff receive appropriate Health & Safety induction.
  • To receive incident/injury reports from staff and students within the division and complete investigations utilising the health and safety IT system (Vault).
  • To liaise with the Health and Safety team on University health and safety strategies and processes.

See the Departmental Health & Safety Officers (DHSOs) page to find out more.

Last updated 17/01/2018 03.53 PM
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