News in 2016

  • Near miss guide 7 July 2016
  • DSE/Workstation Assessment Referral Procedure 19 February 2016
  • Zika virus information 16 February 2016 According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the Zika virus has now spread throughout both South and Central America and they expect 3-4 million people to be infected in 2016. Here is a digest of advice from public health authorities with links to further information about the virus and advice about travelling to affected areas. Before you travel, as part of your travel risk assessment, make sure that you and your line manager have considered the risks associated with the Zika virus and ensure that you have taken the appropriate actions to address them. The information linked under other resources will be updated regularly and these links should be followed for the latest advice when assessing these risks.
  • Revised hazardous chemical management policy 12 February 2016
  • New online loan form for ergonomic equipment 29 January 2016