Risk Assessment

What kind of risk assessment do you need to complete?

Here you will find information about what what you must depending on the type of risk involved.

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    Most activities / risks can be assessed using the University's general risk assessment form.

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    Manual handling

    If you have identified manual handling as hazardous then a manual handling assessment will also need to be completed.

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    Hazardous substances

    Exposure to hazardous substances must be risk assessed and the risk of injury or ill health minimised.

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    New and expectant mothers

    It is important that a risk assessment is completed for all new and expectant mothers.