Directorate of Health and Safety at Hawler Medical
University works with all
its colleges, research center, and dormitory as well as in cooperation with
Ministry of Higher education and scientific research to ensure that all
environmental health and safety hazards are appropriately addressed. Through
training and consultation with campus personnel and local officials, the
department commits itself to the safety of the university campus and the
The director is responsible for the leadership and development of Environmental
Health and Safety, Emergency Management, and Risk Management; for developing,
implementing, managing, and continuously improving practices, policies, and
programs that enhance the environmental health and safety of our faculty,
staff, students, and public; mitigate risks, and meet changing regulatory
demands; for the coordination of all risk management activities and supervision
of the various campus insurance programs, including worker's compensation, to
assure proper and adequate protection for the Regents, a reduction of losses,
and adherence to established standards, policies, and legal requirements.
Reporting to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Campus
Design & Facilities, the director serves as a member of the Administrative
Services management team, responsibilities will be carried out in collaboration
with, vice chancellors, University Office of the President, associate vice
chancellors, and deans, as appropriate.
Directorate of Health and Safety- Hawler Medical
University promotes a
safe and healthy environment for all members of our university
We will accomplish our mission by:
Supporting involvement of all colleges, research center, and dormitory,
staff and students in the success of our health and safety program
Promoting health and safety as a part of every classroom, laboratory and
work site in order to enhance knowledge of safe and healthy practices.
Providing the means by which each University community member can take
charge of his/her own personal health.
Providing accessibility and advice on health and safety regulations,
procedures and standards and helping ensure continued compliance.
Setting a good example by practicing and promoting safe behaviors.