Departmental Health and Safety Officers (DHSOs) are departmental representatives for health and safety issues at the University.
The DHSOs main responsibilities are:
- To complete hazard identification and maintain the hazard registers for their Department. Any hazard requiring escalation should be reported to their supervisor or HOD
- To complete the staff induction for new staff with respect to health and safety requirements
- To oversee incident reporting for the department including investigations utilising the health and safety IT system