Under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act (No. 10 of 2005), all Schools / Units / Institutes, etc. in the University must have a Safety Statement and this must contain completed risk assessments for all activities of that area. The SIRC office has completed sample Safety Statements and a large number of Risk Assessments to assist all areas in remaining compliant with their statutory requirements.

For advice on any aspect of workplace health and safety contact sirc@ucd.ie

Workplace Safety includes detailed information on the following: Biosafety, Chemical, Nanomaterial, Fieldwork, Laboratory, Office, Home Working, Lone Working, Manual Handling, Workshop/ Equipment, Drones, Radiation and Travel Safety.