The University has clear control systems in place, and it is the role of the Fire Safety Officer and wider health and safety team to manage fire safety across campus.
Loughborough University has approximately 300 qualified first aiders across campus with 24/7 cover provided by the Security Service.
The University has a statement of policy regarding the health & safety of all who uses our premises or may be affected by our undertakings off-campus.
The Health & Safety at Work etc Act 1974 requires employers to provide information, instruction, training & supervision necessary for employee health & safety.
The Health and Safety Service provides advice and guidance to Schools and Professional Support Service Sections. This covers all aspects of health and safety matters on campus, including occupational safety, fire, occupational health, radiological protection, hazardous waste, emergency procedures and insurance issues arising from incidents which are occupationally related.