Health & Safety Department

Policy

The Health and Safety Policy is issued upon the authority of the University Court. It is published in two documents - the University Health and Safety Policy and a Framework document also divided into two - Organisation and Arrangements.

All parts are available to download as pdfs although the University Health and Safety Policy is also available in hard copy booklet format.

Summary of the key changes to the University Health and Safety Policy

Current Policy

University Health and Safety Policy

This document, The Health and Safety Policy, is supported by a Framework document (Organisation and Arrangements) which details the University’s organisation and arrangements for implementing and monitoring the Policy.

University Health and Safety Policy

Framework: Organisation

This document details the Organisation of health and safety within the University of Edinburgh. It should be read in conjunction with the Health and Safety Policy - Framework: Arrangements and the Health and Safety Policy document itself.

The index of the document can be found under the 'Bookmarks' section in Adobe reader which is on the left hand side of the document.

Framework: Organisation

Framework: Arrangements

This document details the Arrangements for health and safety management within the University of Edinburgh. It should be read in conjunction with the Health and Safety Policy - Framework: Organisation, and the University Health and Safety Policy document itself.

The index of the document can be found under the 'Bookmarks' section in Adobe reader which is on the left hand side of the document.

Please note, this document is still in draft form and has some links missing which will be updated as soon as possible.

Framework: Arrangements

 

 

Archive Policy

The University Health and Safety Policy was reviewed and published in March 2016 and is available above. The old 8 Parts of the Policy plus the Keynote Guide are now archived but are available below for reference only.

The University Health and Safety Policy is divided into 8 main Parts, the current section titles of which are listed below.

All parts are available to download as pdfs although the Keynote Guide is also available in hard copy booklet format.