The Occupational Health and Safety Committee is charged with ensuring that current safety regulations are followed in the department. The tasks include:
It is important to note that all employees are responsible for the working conditions and safety in the department and should report to the representatives if a dangerous situation occurs.
The local Occupational Health and Safety Committee consists of a chair who is appointed by the Head of Department, management representatives, also appointed by the Head of Department, and a number of elected employee representatives:
We have two working environment groups: Office and teaching, and Workshop and lab. Each has at least one employee representative and one management representative: