The University Biological Safety Adviser provides guidance and advice on all aspects of biological safety at the University.
The UBSA is responsible for the production and administration of Part 6: Biological Laboratories, of the University Health and Safety Policy, which deals with the various areas of biological safety.
The Unit is a part of the Health and Safety Department.
Health and Safety Department
The Health and Safety Department is part of the Corporate Services Group and provides expert guidance and advice on all aspects of occupational safety and health to the entire University community, to ensure compliance with relevant legislation, the University Health and Safety Policy, and current best practice, across the wide range of activities undertaken by the University.
The Health and Safety Department consists of the Health and Safety Office and six supporting units:
- Biosafety Unit
- Fire Safety Unit
- Occupational Health Unit
- Occupational Hygiene Unit
- Radiation Protection Unit
- Training and Audit Unit