OHS Policy Statement

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in recognizing its corporate responsibility commits to take all reasonably practicable means to provide a safe and healthy environment to all faculty, staff, partners, students, collaborators and visitors. NTU is committed to: 

  • Comply with applicable safety, health & environment legislations in Singapore; 
  • Adopt the internationally recognized OH&S management framework (ISO 45001) and proactively manage the risks to prevent incident;
  • Inculcate the sense of shared stewardship for OH&S matters among faculty, staff and students through consultation and participation to prevent injury, ill-health and care for the well-being for the community;
  • Set OH&S objectives and monitor relevant safety, occupational health or well-being performances periodically for improvements; 
  • Provide appropriate OH&S training, information and supervision for faculty, staff and students to work safely in eliminating or reducing risks at source, protect the well-being of persons and be prepared for emergency situations;
  • Report and investigate promptly all incidents to determine the root cause(s) and take appropriate actions to prevent recurrence;
  • Review the infrastructural facilities and research projects to address OH&S risks as well as the prevention to environmental pollution; 
  • Provide appropriate resources to achieve the intent of this policy; and
  • Strive for continual improvements to NTU OH&S management system (OHSMS).