Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Health and Safety

First Aid, AED, Accidents and Incidents

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It is the law that certain accidents and incidents are reported under (RIDDOR) Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences.  The Health and Safety Service provides advice, information and training on the Reporting of Accidents and Near Miss Incidents.

The university has over 300 trained first aiders across campus who are able to deal with any accidents which require first aid.  In addition to this, Automated External Defibrillators (AED) are sited at a number of locations with trained persons who are able to respond to a suspected cardiac arrests.

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First Aid

Loughborough University has approximately 300 qualified first aiders across campus with 24/7 cover provided by the Security Service.

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Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

A defibrillator (AED) is a lightweight portable machine that can give the heart a controlled electrical shock during a cardiac arrest.

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Accidents & Incidents

If an accident, dangerous occurrence or case of occupational ill-health takes place on campus, an online Accident Report Form or Near Miss / Dangerous Occurrence Report Form must be completed

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Tel: 01509 222181