To ensure that student groups are fully aware and responsible for the safety of their members, each student group must have an officer with the designated responsibility for health and safety matters. This may be a separate role or it can be included into an already existing role. SUSU must be informed of the details of the officer.
Unless otherwise stated by the group, the student group president will be deemed to be fulfilling this responsibility.
The duties of the Health and Safety Officer will include:
To help you along with this, the Students' Union will provide Health and Safety training at the beginning of each academic year, which the health and safety representative will be required to attend. This will ensure that you have all the resources and knowledge required for the role. In the meantime, you will find all the information you need on these pages.