Occupational Health Service
The Occupational Health Service does not deal with medical or first aid emergencies. However, we are responsible for ensuring all new first aiders are seen after completing their First Aid at Work course, and provided with guidance notes and information regarding purchasing first aid boxes.
First aid boxes can be purchased from any supplier, providing they are HSE approved First Aid at Work boxes, there are numerous suppliers on line. If inheriting a box from a colleague, it is important to check stock levels and ensure all stock is in date
All staff authorised to provide first aid on University premises have completed the First Aid at Work course and exam accredited by the Health and Safety Executive, (HSE).