The Support Services Committee is the NUI Galway Safety Committee. In addition the Safety Working Group reports to this Committee and its brief is to consider operational, policy and technical issues and is chaired by the Executive Director of Operations who is also the Director of Safety. The main objectives of the Safety Committee and the Safety Working Group is on behalf of the Governing Authority to "provide an organisational structure which ensures the safety, health and welfare at work of the staff, students and authorised visitors to the University".
The membership of the Safety Working Group for 2013/2017 is available in the files for download section of this page.
The Safety Working Group has two sub-committees addressing: Radiation and Biological Safety and GMO (Genetically Modified Organisms)