Working from home

This document explains the health and safety issues that you need to be aware of if you are working from home.

  • All electrical equipment (such as laptops) must be safe and maintained.
  • All accidents should be reported to your local Health and Safety Officer.  It is the responsibility of your local Health and Safety Officer to record the incident on Sentinel, our online accident reporting system.
  • If you work with dangerous substances you must not take them home.  These dangerous substances include solvents, chemicals, biological agents, tissue samples etc.