Occupational Health & Safety
It’s up to all of us to make sure we minimise the risk of fire within our student accommodation. Our fire risk policy outlines some of the rules relating to cooking equipment, lighting, power points and double adapters.
Of course while we need to be vigilant, we want to prevent false alarms too. You can read more about how to minimise false alarms here.
Our lives are full of electrical appliances. So understanding a little about electrical safety can go a long way to keeping you, and those around you, safe. Take a moment to read through our tips on electric blankets, electrical lighting, power plugs and power boards.
Cooking with oil can be dangerous - fast ignition and fire can occur as a result of an unmonitored pan of oil. But if you follow some simple tips, it's easy to keep things safe.