Health and Safety


Roofwork is potentially a high risk activity depending on such factors as the nature of the work, the nature of the roofing material and the nature of other activities that may already be taking place, e.g. fume cupboard extracts, other roof work.

University guidance PDF format sets out the procedures for roof access and roof work, whether it is requested by staff, contractors, students or members of the public. A roof permit MS Word Icon should be completed.

The requirements of the Work at Height Regulations must be taken into account: Safety Office Work at Height Summary.


Health and Safety Department

Pharmacy Building (Building 63)
University Park
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Telephone: Telephone: +44 (0)115 9513401
Email: h&