Contact the Health and Safety Team

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Natasha Barnett

Director, Health & Safety
Internal Phone: 91419

Roger Kippenberger

Health and Safety Improvement Manager
Internal Phone: 90611

Angie Willington

Health & Safety Business Partner
Okeover House
Internal Phone: 93384
Mobile: +2102943590

Chris Thomas Hyndman

Health and Safety Business Partner
Internal Phone: 90837

Samara Hodges

Health and Safety Business Partner
Internal Phone: 90685


The Health and Safety team is responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the University meets its obligations with all occupational safety and health statutes and regulations.
  • Providing advice and assistance to staff and students around effective hazard management.
  • Health and safety education aimed at empowering departments to effectively identify and manage the hazards in their area.
  • Reporting and investigating events from across UC where staff/students/visitors /contractors have been injured or could have been injured in the course of their work.
  • Provision of occupational health services for e.g. health monitoring/ flu vaccines
  • Facilitating employee participation in Health & Safety.
  • Maintaining an effective rehabilitation process for staff and students as required.
  • Monitoring the Health & Safety performance across the University and reporting on this to senior management along with relevant recommendations for improvement.

If a Notifiable Event occurs, please contact one of the Health & Safety Team.