Contact the Health and Safety Team

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David Mather

Acting Health and Safety Manager
Okeover House
Internal Phone: 90498
Mobile: +64275106778

Grant Craig

Health & Safety Consultant
Okeover House
Internal Phone: 93244
Mobile: +278092379

Angie Willington

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

Lorenne Botha

Health & Safety Administrator
Okeover House
Internal Phone: 92756

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.