University of Wolverhampton City Campus, Housman Building and Business School

Health and Safety

Ensuring a safe work environment for everyone

Sitting within the Corporate Compliance Directorate, The Health and Safety department covers the provision of advice, guidance and information to members of staff on a range of safety-related issues, which include:

  • promoting improvements in safe working methods
  • assessing the suitability of new equipment and work practices from a safety perspective
  • providing information resulting from changes in relevant legislation
  • providing advice on risk assessments
  • coordinating health and safety training
  • liaising with health and safety professionals
  • investigating accident reports.

The Health and Safety team work to promote a culture of safety awareness to ensure that the University is a safe and healthy place to work and study.


Our Strategic Mission

To move beyond compliance, further enhance an organisational culture committed to positive health and safety, to learn from our experiences, capitalising on the lessons of successes and failures to ensure our continuous improvement.


Need to report an accident?


Use the online form to report an accident or near-miss on campus