The HSE-gateway

HSE and preparedness group

UiB's unit within health and safety (HSE and emergency preparedness). The group assists employer and employees at all levels, working environment committees and safety representatives and works purposefully to promote a safe and good working environment. The group is part of the HR department.

Main content

The group has the following areas of responsibility within HSE and emergency preparedness:

  • Overall system responsibility, quality assurance and internal control.
  • HSE surveys and risk assessments.
  • Assesments and advice.
  • Training, courses and information

The group's fields of work are: Emergency preparedness, organizational working environment, risky working environments, systematic HSE work, quality assurance and internal control.

Work areasSystemsCourses
  • Systematic HSE
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Quality assurance and internal control
  • Security and emergency preparedness
  • Risky work environment
    • Chemicals
    • Biological factors
    • Radiation protection
  • Chemicals Register (Eco Online)
  • Waste declaration
  • The HSE non conformity system
  • Risk assessment (CIM)
  • Contingency (CIM)
  • Registration of fieldwork & research cruises
  • Course in HSE for safety delegates
  • HSE for managers
  • Course in the chemicals register
  • Course in exposure registration
  • First aid course for laboratory staff
  • Course in HSE risk assessment and SJA
  • Course in RVA-analysis in CIM
  • Course in hazardous waste management
  • Course in gas handling
  • Radiation protection course
  • Course in personal protective equipment
  • Dealing with violence and threats