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Safety Office


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The Director

Dr Martin Vinnell

Director of Health, Safety & Regulated Services


Dr John Dalton

Interim Head of Safety Service



Radiation Services

Ms Lisabeth Yates

Head of Radiation Protection



Assistant Radiation Protection Officer


Mr Tim McNulty

Scientific Support Assistant


Mr Brian Sullivan

Quality Assurance Technician


General radiation protection enquiries:
Lisabeth Yates is the appointed Radiation Protection Adviser, Radioactive Waste Adviser and Laser Protection Adviser.

Accidents / Incident Reporting

Ms Cornelia Gewert

Safety Adviser, Accident Incident Manager


General accident/incident enquires.

Biological Section

Dr Simon Hoer

Head of Biological Safety and Compliance


General Biological safety/compliance enquiries.


Chemical Safety

advice available from
Dr Margaret Glendenning

Head of Safety Assurance and Chemical Safety


Ms Anya Howe

Chemical Safety Adviser


General chemical safety enquiries.

Physical Safety

Mrs Andrea Eccles

Head of Physical Safety



Safety Adviser


Safety Auditing

Mr Rory Feilen

Safety Assurance and Auditing Manager


Ms Mhairi Smeeton

Safety Auditor


Travel Safety

Study Away Risk Assessment Committee (SARAC)


Travel Risk Assessment enquiries


Technical Services

Mr Jason Mann

Environmental Monitoring Technician


Mr Neil Stanford

Health & Safety Assistant


Mr Mick Stanners

PAT Testing Technician  

Face fit testing enquiries



Mrs Sarah Boggie

Administrator/PA to Director of HS&RS


Miss Lois Durrant

Senior Secretary - Training and Finance


Mrs Emma Clarke

Secretary to the Radiations Section


Ms Jane Oliver

Secretary to the Physico-Chemical Section


Ms Laura Curran

Senior Administrator (via TES)  

Mr Joseph Mhishi

Safety Co-ordinator  

Ms Jessica Richards

Safety Co-ordinator  

Ms Beata Tamas

Safety Co-ordinator  

Communicable Diseases

Helpdesk Contact details


Telephone: 01223 339514

If you are contacting us outside of our service hours (09:00 – 17:00, Monday - Friday) about an urgent communicable disease outbreak, please telephone: 07702 970136 or 07542307587