What you should know about your occupational health and safety committee

To ensure that the department fulfills the requirements from the Danish Working Environment Authority (WEA) it is very important that all employees are familiar with the below in case of a visit from the WEA.

 

1. To which occupational health and safety organization you belong, who is your management representative and who is your employee representative, respectively?


Answer: The occupational health and safety committee at Computer Science is organized as follows:

Chair: Kurt Jensen (head of department)

 

Security group for the Nygaard building:

 

Security group for the Ada, Hopper and Turing buildings:

 

Security group for laboratories:

 

2. Where the action plans for the physical and the psychological workplace assessment can be found

 

Answer: Action plans for the physical and the psychological workplace environment are available at the committee’s webpages http://cs.staff.au.dk/boards-and-committees/occupational-health-and-safety-committee/occupational-health-and-safety-committee-web-pages/

 

3. Where the annual workplace review can be found.

 

Answer: The annual workplace review is also available at the committee’s webpages http://cs.staff.au.dk/boards-and-committees/occupational-health-and-safety-committee/occupational-health-and-safety-committee-web-pages/

 

Furthermore it is important that all offices comply with the health and safety regulations; so hereby an encouragement to tidy up your offices (i.e. no cables on the floor).

 

New or young employees (including student assistants) are according to WEA considered to be the most at risk of work related injuries, so please help us make them aware of the above information.

 

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