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Who to contact for help

Contact listing of people and departments within UTS who can help to address specific workplace health and safety hazards and issues follows.

HAZARD OR ISSUECONTACT
EMERGENCIESUTS: Security
6 (from internal telephones) or
free call 1800 249 559
Ambulance0,000 (from internal phones)
000 (from mobile phones)
Accident and incident reportingEmail safetyandwellbeing@uts.edu.au
Air conditioningUTS: Facilities management via a maintenance request
AsbestosUTS: Facilities management, phone 9514 2821
AssaultUTS: Security
6 (from internal telephones) or
free call 1800 249 559
Biological safetyDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
Building repairs and maintenanceUTS: Facilities management via a maintenance request
Cash handling
Carpet repairsUTS: Facilities management via a maintenance request
Chemical safetyDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
CleaningUTS: Facilities management using a cleaning request
Disabled accessUTS: Special needs
Electrical installation, repairs and maintenanceUTS: Facilities management via a maintenance request
Electrical safetyDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
Emergency procedureEmergency Coordinator, Security Services
Emergency and Crisis ManagementEmergency Coordinator, Security Services
Evacuation procedures and signageEmergency CoordinatorSecurity Services
Equipment repairsSuppliers
Fire extinguishersGary Potter Essential Services Compliance Officer, Building Services
FireUTS: Security
6 (from internal telephones) or
free call 1800 249 559
First aid supplies and trainingEmail clientservices@uts.edu.au
Fume hood maintenanceUTS: Building services
InsuranceUTS: Tax and insurance Financial Services Unit
LightingUTS: Building services
Office safetyGlenn Blackley from Safety & Wellbeing
Pest controlUTS: Facilities management using a cleaning request
RadiationDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
RecyclingContact Waste and Recycling
Return to work coordinationLiz Baker in Human Resources
Spills - hazardousDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
VehicleUTS: Central Services phone 9514 1012
Waste disposal - hazardousGlenn Blackley from Safety & Wellbeing
Workers' compensation insurance       Rhonda O'Sullivan or Anna Dawson in Human Resources
Workshop safetyDavid Lloyd-Jones from Safety & Wellbeing
Workstation ergonomics assessment     Email hrclientservices@uts.edu.au