Leadership of health and safety

The HSE's strategy for health and safety emphasises the fundamental role of leadership in improving health and safety performance.  The publication 'Leading Health and Safety at Work' shows how higher education institutions can examine and improve upon their own health and safety management systems.

In February 2009, following a recommendation from the Health and Safety Management Committee, Council asked that a review of health and safety leadership should be carried out.  The recommendations of the Review Group were approved by Council in July 2010 and Recommendations of the Review Group (371kb)