Welcome to our staff guidance page for COVID-19 safety policies and checklists.
Guidance for colleagues returning to work, primarily aimed at those managing facilities, plus staff with Health & Safety and line management responsibilities.
Download the return to work guidance
Guidance for colleagues responsible for reopening laboratories and workshops.
Download the checklist
Guidance from Occupational Health on referrals for colleagues who may be at particular risk of COVID-19.
Find out more about the health vulnerabilities assessment
A COVID-19 risk assessment document for staff that can be tailored for department and teams.
Download the risk assessment document
A checklist for office managers that should be completed prior to permitting authorised staff to return to work on campus.
The Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens (ACPD) has agreed on a provisional classification
of SARS-CoV-2 as a Hazard Group (HG) 3 pathogen.
Download the research safety requirements
Specific COVID-19-related guidance for first aiders.
Find out more about the first aid risk assessment (COVID-19)
Find out how to manage contractors and other external visitors to our campuses and the contact tracing protocol visitors form
Find out more