The online form must be completed in the event of any accident, incident or near-miss on University premises involving students, staff or visitors; and for any accident, incident or near-miss away from the University involving students or staff on University business or educational activities.
What is an Accident/Incident or Near-Miss?
Separate, identifiable, unintended work-related incident that causes physical injury.
Examples: slips/trips and falls, injuries whilst using or handling equipment, exposure to harmful substances, or violence at work.
|Other incidents||May include ill-health or other non-work-related injuries requiring first aid.|
|Near miss:||An incident with the potential to cause harm but didn't on this occasion.|
Reporting an Accident, Incident or Near-Miss
Please complete an Accident/Incident/Near-Miss report using the button below.
Privacy Notice: By submitting an accident/incident form you agree to allow the Health, Safety and Sustainability office to use and share this information with relevant people (e.g. Local Safety Contact/Line Manager) in order to facilitate a follow-up of the accident, incident or near-miss.
The University will hold all information provided in accordance with Data Protection legislation and the University’s Data Protection UPR.