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Health and Safety in Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical, Manufacturing and Biomedical Engineering Engineering operates a safe working environment policy and we take all practical precautions to ensure that hazards or accidents do not occur. Of course, safety is also a personal responsibility and it is your duty to behave and work in a safe manner when using our facilities. By adopting safe practices you ensure both your own safety and the safety of others.

New Student sand Staff:

  1. Please read the MMBE Safety Statement in full
  2. Complete the appropriate Acknowledgement form
  3. Contact the Chief Technical Officer, Mr. Michael Reilly [javascript protected email address]

Undergraduate Projects and Experimental Research:

  1. Experimental Research and Undergraduate Project work are not permitted without a completed Risk Assessment
  2. Risk Assessments must be signed by your Supervisor / Principal Investigator
  3. Undergraduates are not permitted to conduct practical work unsupervised

Access Hours:

  1. Normal working hours in Parsons and Watts buildings are 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday
  2. Out-of-hours access can be granted in Parsons and Watts buildings from 6pm to 10pm on weekdays and from 10am to 4pm at weekends
  3. TBSI normal working hours are 7am to 10pm, 7 days a week
  4. In all MMBE Buildings and Labs: