Student health and safety guidance
Health and safety information for University of Bristol students
Call 999 to report a crime. In other emergencies, call Security Services on 112233 from an internal phone or 0117 3311223 from a mobile.
Audible noise and vibration
Controlling the possible risks from noise or vibration.
What to do before working with biological substances.
Controlling the risks of working with hazardous chemicals.
Risks and local arrangements for cryogenics.
Gas safety and pressure systems
How to work with gas and pressure systems safely.
What to remember before you start lone working.
Information about lifting and moving heavy loads safely.
Off-site working and fieldwork
Safety suggestions for off-site working and fieldwork.
Safety guidance for using ionising and non-ionising radiation.
Working at height
Precautions to take when working at height.
What you need to do if there is an accident, incident or near miss.
What to do if you discover a fire or hear a fire alarm.
Identifying electrical hazards and checking equipment is safe.
What you need to know about risk assessments.
When and where to use personal protective equipment (PPE).