In the event an incident, injury, near miss or hazard occurs in the course of employment, on campus or whilst conducting university related activities, all staff, students, contractors and visitors are required to complete a:
- Confidential Incident/Injury/Near Miss Report, Hazard Report
- Confidential Needlestick/Sharps Injury or Exposure to Body Fluid Report
You must report all of these events to your supervisor IMMEDIATELY and complete Part 1 of the corresponding report within 24 hours. This report must have all relevant details of the event and must be signed by your supervisor and your School/Centre’s Safety and Health Representative. Part 1 must then be sent to Safety and Health within 24 hours of the event occurring.
Part 2 of the report must be completed by your supervisor and sent to Safety and Health within 5 days of the event.