WHS Committee

Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering a local WHS Level 3 Committee. It is made up of management appointed representatives and people elected by the employees. It is governed by its Constitution and Terms of Reference

The committee is there to enable employees to contribute to the making of decisions affecting their: health, safety, and welfare, proposed changes to the work environment, processes or practices and purchasing decisions that could affect their health and safety.

The GSBME Committee (2015)

John Whitelock     Head of School
Lynn Ferris Lab Manager
Blathnaid Farrell WHS Faculty Advisor
Chris Dodds Lower Ground Floor
Brooke Farrugia Level 4
Veronika Tatarinoff Level 4
Rahul Bajoria Level 5
Penny Martens Level 5
Jingjing Li Student Representative
Penny Martens School Representative


Please talk to your supervisor or any of the WHS committee if you have any WHS concerns or suggestions. Issues can be confidential if you wish.

A copy of the WHS committee minutes are posted on the level 5 notice board or on the School database under meetings.

The Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering Level 3 WHS committee is part of a wider UNSW structure detailed in the Consultation procedure.

If you wish to report an incident or WHS hazard please use the online form through myUNSW.

Please contact a WHS representative if you wish to add an item to the WHS committee agenda.