All contractors carrying out works at a University Facility must adhere to all local safety rules and any safety instruction received from University staff whilst on site.
All contractors must adhere to the contents of their own safety statement, which they may be asked to submit to the University SIRC Office or Estates Services for approval prior to beginning operations within the University.
Contractors must submit to a safety audit of their activities at any time by a Local Area Safety Committee or the University SIRC Office
All contractors involved in construction work on behalf of the University must be trained in ‘Safe Pass’
Contractors must report all accidents and near misses, no matter how minor, to their University contact as soon as possible thereafter and cooperate with any investigation into the incident.
All equipment brought onto site by contractors must be safe to use, have all safety guards in place, be accompanied by all necessary certificates where required and not represent a danger to any University staff, students or visitors when in use.
Contractors may not bring any hazardous substance into the University unless it has been approved by the local Head Of School or Unit / Facility Manager or University SIRC Officer. All such material must be accompanied by a Safety Data Sheet.