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Academic Staff Induction: Safety and Security

A guide for all new staff who teach


For the latest advice and guidance about what you need to do to keep yourself and others safe see Staff Support

Emergency and Support

It might be useful to add these numbers for out of hours support to your Contacts list:

Campus Security Emergencies: Ext 84141 (01382 384141)

Campus Security Office: Ext 85850 (01382 385850)

Residences (Sanctuary) emergency repairs and security: 24 hour mobile number 07776 298 696

National Health Service (NHS 24) Tel: 111

Emergency Services Tel: 999 (Police, Fire, Ambulance)

Police Scotland (non-emergency) Tel: 101

Samaritans Tel: 116 123 

Breathing Space Tel: 0800 83 85 87

Print off a copy and pin to your notice board.


security staff

The University takes its security responsibilities seriously. If you experience anything untoward when you are on campus, need to report an incident or just want advice contact Security

Personal Safety

Police Scotland's Student Safety provides a lot of good advice to keep you safe whilst you are at University.