School of GeoSciences

Internal / External Audits

In order to maintain good health and safety standards, internal audits and reviews will be undertaken regularly. External Audits will be undertaken by our insurers,the corporate safety team and regulatory bodies as required.

2017/18 Inspections and Audit visits

Inspection tours are intended to ensure that facilities are being operated and maintained in a safe manner and to drive continual improvement in an atmosphere of cooperation.

Health and Safety Inspection Tours will be conducted by the School Health and Safety Manager on the dates / times listed below.

Safety Representatives and Management responsible for the areas listed are cordially invited to attend the inspection tours for the whole, or part of, the duration of the tour.

Inspection reports will be considered by the School Health and Safety Committee and made available to all staff via the School Intranet.


Date / Time

Crew Laboratories

Tuesday 26th September 2017

Grant Institute, Ground Floor

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Institute of Geography, Drummond Street

Tuesday 28th November 2017


Tuesday 28th November 2017

UK Biochar Centre

Tuesday 12th December 2017

Grant Institute Basement, Workshops and EMMAC

Tuesday 23rd January 2018

John Murray Building

Tuesday 27th February 2018

Crew Building and Annex

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Grant Institute, 1st / 2nd Floors

Tuesday 24th April 2018

JCMB Teaching / Storage Areas / Meteorology

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Environmental GeoChemistry Laboratories

Tuesday 24th June 2018


Previous Inspections and Audits

  • Internal Audits


  • Health and Safety Inspection Tours


  • External Audits