Further Information on Safety Mattters can be obtained from the University's Safety & Environmental Protection Service (SEPS) Website.
SEPS forms a part of the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Division. In addition to members of staff who are able to advise on a wide range of general safety topics, SEPS can provide specialist advice to staff and students across the University on fire, biological and chemical safety and on the legal issues concerning disposal of waste.
Here is a link to the the University's policy statement on safety, health and wellbeing: Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy
You have certain legal rights at work in relation to health and safety. These are explained on the HSE Safety Law Leaflet. You will find a poster with similar information displayed in most of the larger University buildings.