Registrar's Office

Health and Safety Management Group

Terms of Reference:


Making recommendations to the University on policy and strategy relating to management of Health and Safety, including, inter alia:

  (i) Policy development.  
  (ii) Structures and systems for the effective management of Health and Safety.  
  (iii) Plans and objectives for continuous improvement.  
  (iv) Adequate resources for the achievement of plans and objectives.  
(b) Monitoring the implementation of policies and procedures, as agreed by Senate and/or the Planning & Finance Committee.
(c) Developing Health and Safety training programmes.
(d) Reviewing Health and Safety performance and making recommendations for improvement to management.
(e) Reporting to the Planning and Finance Committee, through the normal management structure on Health and Safety issues.


Chair   Vice-Chancellor's Representative
Ex Officio:   Registrar and Chief Operating Officer
A Dean
2 Senate Representatives
Director of Human Resources
Director of Estates
A Head of School
Occupational Health Physician
Safety Manager
Chair, Health and Safety Consultative Committee
Chair, Technical Safety Advisory Committee
Chair, Biological Agents Advisory Committee
University Trade Union Representative
Student Representative
In Attendance:   Relevant University Officers as required
Serviced by:    Human Resources Directorate    
Reports to:   Senate
PlanningĀ and Finance Committee
University Operating Board
reports from:
  Other committees and advisory groups as appropriate

The Health and Safety Management Group meets three times each year.