First Aid at Work

Policy and Arrangements for the Provision of First Aid

First Aid

The policy aims to ensure that the Univeristy complies with the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and the Approved Code of Practice and Guidance to these regulations.

The employer is required to provide an adequate number of suitably qualified first aiders and adequate first aid equipment and supplies. The University policy in this matter is to ensure that there is a minimum of one first aider for every 50 employees.

Duties and Responsibilities

Head of Department

Safety Office

Lancaster University
Bailrigg
LancasterLA1 4YW United Kingdom
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