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Health and safety

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All workers have a right to work in places where risks to their health and safety are properly controlled. Health and safety is about stopping you getting hurt at work or ill through work. Your employer is responsible for health and safety, but you must help:- The Health and Safety Executive (HSE). HSE statement/poster.

Health and safety in the Department of Plant Sciences

The Department of Plant Sciences takes the well being of all those who work, study or visit the department very seriously. For this reason we have robust Health and Safety systems in place; we also have a legal obligation.
We try to take a light handed approach to Health and Safety whilst ensuring that our procedures ensure protection. You must abide by the rules and follow departmental procedures so we can ensure the well being of everyone in the department.