Full List of Guidance Notes

  • Full List of Guidance Notes

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Advice for computer users "Are you sitting comfortably" 
Advice for computer users "Are you sitting comfortably" [pdf leaflet]‌ 
Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001 
Approved List of Biological Agents (ACDG) [pdf file] 
Avian Flu



Chemical Weapons 
Children: Guidance on Safety of Children
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Completing an Accident Report Form (AC1)
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Controlled Substances 
COSHH Amendment Regulations 2003  QUB only 
COSHH Amendment Regulations 2005  QUB only 
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COSHH Regulations 2003 QUB only 
COSHH Regulations - A Brief Guide QUB only 
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Dealing with Radiation Spills 
Drug Precursor Chemicals 
Domestic Violence 


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First Aid


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File Store 
Genetically Modified Organisms - HSE Information Sources
Guidance on the Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals
Guidance for work with Nanoparticles
Guidance for work with Irritants, Sensitisers and Other Skin Damaging Agents QUB only
Guidance on the Selection of Gloves for Handling Chemicals 
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Guide to the Genetically Modified (Contained Use) Regulations L29, HSE [pdf file] QUB only 
Guide to preventing injuries from glass and sharps 
Guide to preventing injuries from glass and sharps [pdf leaflet] 


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Health and Safety Information for Employees 
HSE Approved Code of Practice on Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare Regulations [pdf file] QUB only 
HSE Leaflet "Working with VDUs" INDG36 [pdf file] QUB only 
HSE Guidance on Display Screen Equipment Regulations [pdf file] QUB only
Hydrofluoric Acid - Safe Use of


Information and advice to employees




Ladder and Stepladder Safety: An Employers' Guide - INDG 402 [HSE] QUB only 
Ladder and Stepladder Safety: Top Tips - INDG 405 [HSE] QUB only 
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Laser Safety Policy and Guidance Note 
Laser Pointers - Safe Use


Model Local Rules for work with Ionising Radiation


Nanomaterials - Working Safely with Nanomaterials in Research and Development
New and Expectant Mothers at Work - Main Guidance
New and Expectant Mothers at Work - A Guide for Employers 2nd Ed. HSE
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New and Expectant Mothers who Work - An HSE Guide QUB only 
New and Expectant Mothers in the Catering Industry - Catering Information Sheet 19 QUB only 
New and Expectant Mothers - Guidelines for Expectant or Breastfeeding Mothers who work with Ionising Radiation - HSE QUB only 
New and Expectant Mothers - Infectious Risks in the Workplace - Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens QUB only 
New and Expectant Mothers - Sources of further information and Guidance - HSE QUB only 
Noise at Work


Occupational Stress Policy


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Phenol - Safe Use


Queen's University Code of Practice and Guidance on the Use of Display Screen Equipment (DSE)


Radiation - Protocol Involving work with Unsealed Sources of Ionising Radiation
Radioactive Iodine - Monitoring for uptake in the thyroid
Radiation Spill Kit Locations 
Radioactive Substances
Radioactive Waste - Guidance on the Disposal to Drain
Radiochemical Laboratory Design - Environment Agency Guidance
Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrence Regulations (RIDDOR)


SACGM(CU) - Scientific Advisory Committee on Genetic Modification (Contained Use) 
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Smoke-free Policy 
Staff Counselling





Work at Height - A Brief Guide INDG 401 [HSE] QUB only 
Work at Height - Overview 
Work at Height Regulations (Statutory Rule 279/2005) 
Work at Height - Various HSE Leaflets 
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Workplace Exposure Limits - EH40/2005 QUB only 
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Young People at Work - A Guide for Employers - HSE Guidance HSG165 QUB only 
Young People and Work Experience - Health and Safety Basics for Employers - HSE Guidance INDG 364 QUB only 
Young People - Managing Health and Safety on Work Experience - A guide for Organisers - HSE Guidance HSG199  QUB only