Aberystwyth University Health And Safety

Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University Health And Safety

General Health and Safety

  • AEEU (Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union)
  • Amicus MSF (Manufacturing Science Finance)
  • Association of Sandwich Education and Training, ASET (student work placement best practice)
  • AUT (Association of University Teachers) n.b. now University and College Union – UCU
  • Back Care
  • British Safety Council
  • Building Regulations (Planning Portal)
  • Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA)
  • British Standards Online
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
  • Construction Health and Safety (HSE website)
  • Croner Health and Safety Website (general information and news)
  • Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) (UK Government – supersedes the ODPM)
  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport (UK Government)
  • Department for Transport (UK Government – supersedes transport aspects of the old DTLR)
  • Electrical Safety (HSE website)
  • ELWa Property Section (including Estates Management Manual)
  • Emergency Preparedness – Civil Contingencies (UK Govt Resilience site)
  • European Agency for Safety and Health at Work
  • Fire Net (British Fire Services)
  • Fire Protection Association
  • Fire & Electrical Safety – Product Recalls (List of products recalled for safety reasons – Electrical Safety Council)
  • First Aid Cafe (General first aid info site and discussion group)
  • Health Protection Agency (HPA) (England & Wales Gov organisation)
  • Home Office (UK Government)
  • Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
  • HSE Books and Other Publications
  • HSE Books and Other Publications (Welsh language)
  • HSE free leaflets
  • HSE Health Directorate on-line publications
  • HSE Prosecutions Area (Database of prosecutions and breaches in the UK)
  • HSE ‘ready reckoner’ to calculate costs of accidents at work
  • HSE Risk Management site
  • HSE Stress Management site
  • HSE Temperature in the Workplace Site
  • Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
  • Institute of Safety in Technology and Research (ISTR)
  • Local Authorities Health and Safety Enforcement (HELA)
  • Means of Escape (Online fire safety magazine)
  • Mobile Telephones and Health (UK Department of Health information)
  • Mobile Telephones – AGNIR report 2004 (NRPB response)
  • Mobile Telephones – NRPB Radio Wave Survey 2004 (NRPB site)
  • Mobile Telephones and Health – NRPB report 2005 (NRPB site)
  • National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (useful domestic electricity guidance)
  • Occupational Road Safety Alliance (road safety at work)
  • Organisations concerned with H&S Information (HSE site)
  • Respiratory Protective Equipment  RPE Selector Tool
  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)
  • Safety Assessment Federation
  • Safety Directory
  • SafetyNews (News and information, also products, consultancies and training links)
  • Security Industry Authority (licensing authority)
  • Tips and Advice: Health and Safety
  • Trades Union Congress (TUC)
  • UCU University and College Union
  • Unison
  • Universities Safety and Health Association (USHA)
  • Workers’ Health International Newsletter

The Committee may invite other University officers to attend meetings in an observer capacity and, where necessary, to provide expert information and advice.